IRLEN SYNDROME-PRESENTATION BY JO STARKE
‘What is Irlen Syndrome’?
Does your student/child have reading, spelling, writing, maths or concentration difficulties?
Jo Starke will be giving a presentation on:-
- Irlen Syndrome and how it can affect reading, writing, spelling, maths, concentration, headaches, migraines, visual-spatial and sensory processing and how it can be a part of the puzzle of the symptoms of Dyslexia and Autism.
- Treatment and colour filter therapy.
Jo Starke had approximately 15 years teaching experience before training as an Irlen Diagnostician. Her teaching experience included mainstream primary education mainly in years 2, 3 & 4 mainly in special needs ranging from dyslexia, autism, language disorders, cerebral palsy, intellectual and physical disabilities, hearing impairment and visual impairment.
In 1998 Jo trained as an Irlen Diagnostician in Perth and has also completed the International Diploma of the Irlen Institute. Over the last 20 years she has been assisting children and adults with dyslexia, autism, sensory integration disorders, visual-spatial problems, poor depth perception, anxiety, depression, headaches and migraines and maths difficulties. Jo has also been involved in many conferences overseas and updating and upskilling of Irlen qualifications.
Jo works at Dyslexia & Irlen Clinic SW in Mandurah, Perth, Bunbury and south west and she assesses people/children having indications of dyslexia and Irlen Syndrome.
Where: The Teaching HuB, U1/58 Reserve Drive, Mandurah
When: Friday 16 August 2019
Time: 4pm registration for 4.30pm start for approximately 1 hour, limited seating
RSVP: Thursday 8 August 2019 – 0459 068 069 or email@example.com
Complimentary finger food and beverages will be provided
25 TEACHERS/EA'S ATTENDED THIS PRESENTATION WHICH WAS VERY INFORMATIVE.
A BIG THANKS TO JO & GRAEME.
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LEANNE SHARP AND SUE CHARLICK
You are invited to a presentation by Leanne Sharp and Sue Charlick.
Leanne and Sue will be talking about play-based learning. They will be demonstrating activities (some from their books) as a guide for educators, carers and those working with children with special needs within the early childhood environment.
Leanne & Sue are the Authors of the Little Ones Books:
BARRIER GAMES, EXPLORING WITH OUR SENSES & DOUGH MAGIC
About the Authors -
Leanne: Diploma of Teaching, Bachelor of Education ECE, Graduate Diploma of Science (Teacher Librarianship) & Level Three Classroom Teacher.
Sue: Early Childhood Training Certificate
Leanne & Sue worked together in the classroom for 15 years!
Where: Unit 1/58 Reserve Drive Mandurah
When: Tuesday, 3 September 2019
Time: 4 to 4.30pm registration. Presentation 4.30 to approximately 5.30pm
RSVP: To Debbie or Mel by Wednesday 28 August 2019 via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 0459 068 069
WOW, WE HAD 45 TEACHERS/EA'S/STUDENT PRESENT FOR THIS ONE! LEANNE & SUE'S BOOKS SOLD LIKE HOT CAKES!!
WE WILL BE HAVING ANOTHER PRESENTATION IN 2020. THANKS VERY MUCH LEANNE & SUE.
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We are currently taking a waiting list so if you would like to put your name on the list, please call us with your details.
Should there be any cancellations and a position becomes available, we will contact you.
Making the Most of Warm Ups.
In this session Paul will present a variety of simple 5 – 10 min warm ups. This session will include a strong focus on literacy elements of the warm ups and ways to keep the whole class engaged. Three aspects of warm ups will be discussed ‘yesterday, today and tomorrow'.
Dr. Paul Swan has taught mathematics in both primary and secondary schools and worked as a Senior Lecturer in Mathematics Education at Edith Cowan University in Australia for 18 years. He has written over 50 books, authored numerous journal articles and created many types of mathematics manipulative materials. Dr. Swan supports improvement in the teaching of mathematics, in schools and across whole school systems (State, Catholic and Independent).
THIS EVENT HAS CREATED GREAT INTEREST ALREADY.
IT IS IMPERATIVE THAT YOU REGISTER WITH THE TEACHING HUB. PLEASE ADVISE US ASAP IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO ATTEND TO ENABLE OTHER'S TO COME ALONG.
WE CURRENTLY HAVE A LIMIT OF 2 REPRESENTATIVES PER SCHOOL BUT ARE HAPPY TO TAKE A WAITLIST OF NAMES AND GET BACK TO YOU IF SPACES BECOME AVAILABLE.