Understanding Dyscalculia & Dyspraxia

DESCRIPTION

A specific learning disability that affects a student’s ability to understand numbers and learn math facts, Dyscalculia has implications for students across curriculum areas. Dyspraxia, a disorder that is characterised by difficulty in muscle control, which causes problems with movement and coordination, language and speech, can affect learning outcomes.

This webinar will:

– Provide an overview of dyscalculia and dyspraxia

– Identify the signs and symptoms

– Provide teaching strategies to support students to engage in learning

AITSL requirements met:
1.2 Understand how learners learn
1.5 Differentiate teaching to meet the specific learning needs of learners across the full range of abilities
3.3 Use teaching strategies

This webinar has been designed to assist educators in their work to assist students to access the learning environment.

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DATE AND TIME

Wed, 27 May 2020
4:00 pm-5:00 pm AEST
2020-05-27 4:00 pm 2020-05-27 5:00 pm Australia/Melbourne Understanding Dyscalculia & Dyspraxia

A specific learning disability that affects a student’s ability to understand numbers and learn math facts, Dyscalculia has implications for students across curriculum areas. Dyspraxia, a disorder that is characterised by difficulty in muscle control, which causes problems with movement and coordination, language and speech, can affect learning outcomes.

This webinar will:

– Provide an overview of dyscalculia and dyspraxia

– Identify the signs and symptoms

– Provide teaching strategies to support students to engage in learning

PRESENTER

Our program facilitator Gail Preston has over 30 years’ experience in special education as a classroom teacher, specialist teacher, principal, academic and educational consultant. Gail has spoken at local, national and international conferences on various topics within the special education and inclusive practice fields.

REFUND POLICY

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