Dyslexia Training for Teachers

Dyslexia Training for Teachers

SGDA Dyslexia Training
Programme for Teachers

The SGDA dyslexia training course for teachers gives a thorough understanding of what dyslexia is. It also explains early indicators regarding dyslexia and their signs and symptoms. This course helps educators to recognise the specific learning disability and how to adapt the classroom to assist learners who suffer from dyslexia.

The course further elaborates on learning strategies and therapy to assist learners.

MODULE 1:
What is dyslexia?

MODULE 2:
Learning strategies and therapy

MODULE 3:
Teaching strategies

Registration Fee: R900.00 per delegate

SACE Points: 15

Duration: 90 minutes

Important Information & Course Outline

  1. Defining Dyslexia
  2. The Causes of Dyslexia
  3. Recognizing Dyslexia
  4. Signs and Symptoms of Dyslexia
  5. Early Indicators
  6. The Disguised Blessing
  7. Visually Deaf and Auditory Blind
  8. Cornical and Sub-Cornical Vocalization or Inner Speech
  9. Neuro-Anatomical Model Of Dyslexia
  10. Categories of Dyslexia

Therapy and Learning Strategies for the Dyslexic Learner:

  1. Focusing on Strengths
  2. Exclusionary Factors
  3. Visual and Auditory Problems
  4. Laterality and Directionality
  5. Phonics
  6. Phonological Awareness
  7. Multisensory Approaches
  8. Fernald Method
  9. Orton-Gillingham Method
  10. The Stark-Griffin VAKT Method
  11. The Multidisciplinary Team
  12. Emotional Problems
  13. Study Skills
  14. Strategies for Successful Learning
  1. Dyslexia in the Classroom
  2. Classroom Adaptions
  3. Develop the Child Socially and Emotionally
  4. Accommodations and Concessions
  5. Conduct Policy for Learners with Barriers to Learning
  6. Inclusive Education
  7. Assistive Charts, Tables and Technology
  8. Other Learning Disorders

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