Webinar – Understanding Writing and Spelling Difficulties

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Length: 45 minutes

Presenter: Tina Pickford, Speech Pathologist

Date and Time: This is a delayed broadcast and will be available to watch from 3:30 pm EST Wednesday 3 May (1:30 pm WA, 3:00 SA/NT) until midnight Sunday 28th May.

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Learning objectives:

  • Examine writing and spelling processes, including the skills involved
  • Discuss why writing and spelling are difficult for some students
  • Identify the similarities and differences between Dyslexia and Dysgraphia
  • Identify features of effective writing and spelling instruction
  • Examine strategies to help students in the classroom
  • Learn about a randomised control study where computer-based cognitive training transferred to improvement in the writing skills of year six students.

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Do I need a login or password to access the webinar or recording?
No. You do not need to log into our website. To register or watch the webinar, click the orange button above and fill in your details.
Is there any cost to attend?
No. These online seminars are provided free of charge.
Can I access this online seminar from my computer, tablet or smartphone?
Yes. The webinar can be accessed from computers, tablets (e.g. ipads) and smartphones.
Can I view a recording of the webinar?
Everyone who registers will receive a link to the recording, which you can watch until Sunday 28th May. Please ensure you watch the webinar before this date as it will not be available after 28th May. If you would like to watch the recording, please register using the orange button above.
Will I receive a certificate of attendance for PD points?
Instructions for receiving a certificate of attendance are contained within the webinar. Certificates of attendance will available to those who attend the entire webinar and follow the instructions to request a certificate.

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