Workshop & Events

Speld can conduct Professional Development to Teaching Staff and/or Parents at or School -find out more...

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31st Aug 2017, 9:00am Presented by Dr Susan Galletly $180.00 Members | $225.00 Non-Members

Young Australian children need a very gentle start when learning to read. They need careful skilful instruction that ensures they experience very high rates of success during reading activities.

1st Sep 2017, 9:00am Presented by Dr Susan Galletly $180.00 Members | $225.00 Non-Members

Cognitive overload occurs when children are overwhelmed by having too much to think about, particularly when they lack automaticity on literacy subskills. This highly-practical workshop has two...

7th Sep 2017, 9:00am Presented by Leslie Keast-Patch $160.00 Members | $200.00 Non-Members

Often when a learner struggles with reading and spelling, the teacher aide is the one who provides a large amount of support. Providing the appropriate strategies and shared language to support the...

8th Sep 2017, 9:00am Presented by Leslie Keast-Patch $160.00 Members | $200.00 Non-Members

In the workshop you will build on your knowledge and understanding of the dyslexic learner and how to best support them in the classroom, particularly with reading, spelling and writing tasks. You...

10th Oct 2017, 5:00pm Presented by Guest Speaker: TBC $0.00 Non-Members

Speld Qld Annual General Meeting

12th Oct 2017, 3:30pm Presented by Marion McMahon $48.00 Members | $60.00 Non-Members

This workshop will look at Executive Functions - what are they? Why they are important and how you can help.

13th Oct 2017, 9:00am Presented by Judy Hornigold $180.00 Members | $225.00 Non-Members

This one day course looks at what works for learners with dyslexia in terms of teaching strategies and approaches.

19th Oct 2017, 8:30am Presented by Marion McMahon $25.00 Non-Members

This workshop is FREE for Members.