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Dyslexia Southwest - 2016 Annual SWIDA Conference
The southwest branch of the international Dyslexia Association Conference
2016 Conference Highlights
Friday Evening, February 19 - A choice of two engaging sessions!
Earn 2.5 CEUs for attending either session on Friday night.
Saturday, February 20 All-day conference for Educators and Parents
Our Keynote Presentation
Dr. Margie Gillis, will address the "missing link" in education.
IDA Knowledge and Practice Standards: What Teachers Must Know and Be Able to Do to Teach High Quality Literacy Standards
For Teachers (including parents, homeschoolers, tutors): Three sessions on writing - from handwriting to informative text - with William Van Cleave
For New Attendees: Gillis on "It's never too late," Henderson on "What do we teach? and The May Center on "Being an Ally"
For Techies: Three iPad sessions by Dr. Elaine Cheesman that support Multisensory Language Education and Orton-Gillingham principles
Earn 6 CEUs for attending Saturday's full conference.
ALL-DAY Students with Dyslexia Conference!
This year's focus will be on self-advocacy, with facilitators from The May Center
Registration is NOW OPEN!
Two months earlier than usual to allow schools to plan ahead.
Registration fees: Early Bird ( ends February 6)
Early Bird IDA Member $150
Early Bird Non-Member $175.
Late Birds must pay an additional $25.
To view the conference booklet click here
PLEASE NOTE: There is NO on-site registration.
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