Workshop & Events

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

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1st Jun 2017, 3:30pm Presented by Marion McMahon $60.00 Members | $100.00 Non-Members

Different types of graphic organisers can be used for writing and understanding across the curriculum. This workshop will demonstrate how Graphic Organisers can be used to assist students with...

27th Jul 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...

28th Jul 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.  

3rd Aug 2017, 3:30pm Presented by Marion McMahon $48.00 Members | $60.00 Non-Members

Although the first year is really important for language development in children, major learning continues throughout a child’s early years. And learning language is a lifelong process. This...

17th Aug 2017, 3:30pm Presented by Sarah Mitchell $48.00 Members | $60.00 Non-Members

Go home with a whole new range of practical strategies and resources for your teaching toolbox. Learn about common problem areas for learners with specific learning difficulties.

24th Aug 2017, 9:30am Presented by Ruth Hammond $25.00 Non-Members

This workshop is FREE for Members.

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...

8th Sep 2017, 10:00am Presented by Leslie Keast-Patch $48.00 Members | $60.00 Non-Members

Learn how to step through the development of literacy learning, ensure that no essential step in the learning process has been missed.

15th Sep 2017, 9:00am Presented by Various $0.00 Non-Members

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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.

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

This workshop is FREE for Members.