Jan 29, 2020

Understanding Dyslexia: Myths, Facts, and Implications for Instruction

March 6, 2020Understanding Dyslexia
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Grant Wood AEA
4401 Sixth St. SW
Cedar Rapids, Iowa


March 12, 2020
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Kirkwood Regional Center
2301 Oakdale Blvd.
Coralville, Iowa

This course will provide participants an understanding of what dyslexia is and matching assessment and instruction to this learner profile. Participants will learn how to use assessment to determine instructional needs, identify and practice instructional strategies that promote and accelerate reading and writing development for students with this learner profile, and how to engage in dialogue about dyslexia with colleagues, school teams, and parents.

NOTE: All participants, including those registering as “Participant
Only,” should plan to complete all of the work required (attendance, participation and assignments) to receive the full benefit of the training and a certificate of completion.

Target Audience
K-12 Administrators, AEA Education Consultants, Instructional Coaches, School Psychologists, Special Education Consultants, Speech-Language Pathologists, Teachers

Michele Pettit
Michelle Heiserman
Susan O’Dell

Course Number: 181569 Section Number: 274575
Registration Deadline: Feb. 21, 2020
Credit: 1.0

  • Total for non-credit $40
  • Credit Option: Total for Licensure Renewal $75
  • Registration is not complete until all fees are paid in full.

Registration Information
GWAEA Professional Learning
319-399-6767 or 800-798-9771, ext. 6767
or gwaeapd@gwaea.org