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Learn the Talk to Write Techniques That Help Struggling Writers Succeed

July 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

July 20th, 2022

6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. PT

~ A free virtual webinar brought to you by the Tri-Counties branch of the International Dyslexia Society.~

Attend and enter to win one of three TW prizes!

How do we know these techniques work?

During this demonstration webinar, participants will:

  1. Be able to state the program rationale and identify the location of supporting research;
  2. Identify how to implement at least one of the activities or instructional routines found in the Talk to Write program’s Lessons 1 through 4-2;
  3. Identify and/or state the teacher language appropriate to routines;
  4. Identify at least 2 of the first four lesson steps to using the TW approach;
  5. Be able to locate program lesson components (e.g. rationale, checklists, etc.);
  6. Have questions answered;
  7. Receive a Certificate of Completion showing professional education hours that count towards ASHA CEU requirements;
  8. Be able to enter the TW lottery to receive one of the following:
    1.  an evaluation of an essay and a one hour consult to identify an instructional plan to improve student skills;
    2. receive a downloadable copy of the Talk to Write manual;
    3. receive a soft copy of the Talk to Write manual.

Register for this free virtual webinar HERE

 

 

SPEAKER: MARIA DAVIS-PERKINS, PhD, MA, Sp-CCC
Consultant & Trainer, 3D Educational Solutions

Dr. Davis-Perkins has presented and published on topics that include: student engagement; tapping neuro-linguistic skills to ease the writing process, building independent, confident writers; the language of effective teaching; and selecting books appropriate to developmental age. Her experiences include: co-creator of the Talk/Write workshops; an educational consultant to high school staff; a speech- language specialist in schools as well as hospitals, and high school English teacher. She has presented for several conferences.

Maria is the lead author of the Talk/Write Manual (talk to write), a teacher training manual developed from a research-based pilot study conducted in Barstow, California. The manual provides teachers with instructional methods and sequenced activities that help struggling writers tap existing oral language (neuro-linguistic) skills to ease the writing process. The manual is available.

Details

Date:
July 20
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm