This lecture and laboratory workshop provides JK to Gr. 3 educators with foundational understandings from brain research on how handwriting develops from a biological and cognitive development perspective and the instructional implications.
Educators will explore how handwriting impacts the brain and examine the link between handwriting, reading, and spelling.
This workshop will include:
This workshop has two parts:
Asychronous Learning Activities (approx. 8 hours pre-workshop): includes watching four PPT lectures, completing a knowledge assessment, reading five research/journal articles and reviewing online resources.
Synchronous Virtual Classroom Instruction (8 hours Zoom online): includes lectures and demonstrations with other participants.
November 4, 2023
8:30 AM – 5:30 PM EST
This course will be offered entirely online, through a platform called Zoom. You will need a laptop or desktop computer (PC or MAC) with camera, audio and microphone capability as well as a reliable internet connection.
Regular Rate: $675.00 (Save $75, register by October 6! Use code “earlybird” at checkout!)
NILD Registered Therapist Rate: $625.00 (Save $75, register by October 6! Use code “earlybird” at checkout!)
October 20, 2023