SPELD SA Parent Workshops

SPELD SA provides free or low cost workshops to parents during the year to support families in understanding specific learning difficulties. Parents are welcome to attend all SPELD SA workshops, however the following have been provided with parents in mind.

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Workshops are held at the SPELD SA office, 298 Portrush Road, Kensington, unless otherwise stated.

 

Term 2, 2019

Information Evening for Parents: Dyslexia, what it is and how to help: Ref 210519

Tues 21st May, 7.00 - 9.00pm, SPELD SA

Presenter: Sandy Russo, Director, SPELD SA

This session looks at the problems encountered by students with dyslexia and the ways in which they can be assisted. 
No charge – Please complete the booking form and email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Software Sampler Session: Ref 070619

Fri 7th Jun, 1.30 - 3.30pm, SPELD SA

Presenter: Sandy Russo, Director, SPELD SA

Come and look at some of the best assistive and remedial software for students (all ages) who have difficulties in literacy and numeracy, such as: Dragon Naturally Speaking, TextHELP, Textease, Wordshark, Numbershark, Fitzroy Readers, and selected free programs.
Please book early!

Cost: $90, $75 for SPELD SA members, $35 for full-time students.

Sensory Integration: Ref 180619

Tues 18th Jun, 5.00am - 7.00pm, SPELD SA

Presenter: Jan Daly, Special Education Consultant

Sensory integration is crucial for successful functioning, self-esteem, socialisation, concentration, and learning. This hands-on workshop explores the various components of sensory integration and its role in development and learning.

Many children experience an imbalance in their sensory development, impacting their day-to-day capabilities and interaction. this informative and motivating workshop provides simple practical strategies and resources for use at both home and school, with examples of how to integrate these across a range of activities.

Cost: $90, $75 for SPELD SA members, $35 for full-time students.

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