THE PRENTICE SCHOOL 2019-2020

FREE EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOPS

 

All Educational Workshops are hosted in our Keck Auditorium and are open to the general public.

Orton-Gillingham Lesson

ORTON-GILLINGHAM (OG) SKILLS AND METHODOLOGY

Thursday, February 20, 2020
8:30 - 10:00am
 
Presented by
Heidi Campbell

Learn more about Orton-Gillingham direct multisensory instruction.  Be a “Prentice Student” for an hour. Attendees will use all three learning modalities—auditory (ears), visual (eyes) and kinesthetic (feel)—as they participate in a daily lesson.

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School Struggles

NOW WHAT? YOUR CHILD HAS AN IEP, BUT IS NOT MAKING PROGRESS

Thursday, March 12, 2020
8:30 - 10:00am
 
Presented by
Augustine Eglesee L.L.P. - A law firm dedicated to kids

Get the facts on Individualized Education Programs (IEP). Whether your child has been identified with a learning difference or you feel that your child may need an evaluation, gain the skills you will need to be knowledgeable about your child’s education. Learn about the IEP and assessment process, and what to do when your child is still struggling despite the IEP;  overall, obtain valuable resources for children with learning differences.

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On Cloud Nine® Visualizing and Verbalizing Math

Thursday, March 19, 2020
8:30 - 10:00am
 
Presented by
Tia Monee & Cindy Shaw

Prentice uses The On Cloud Nine® Visualizing and Verbalizing Math program to help deepen student understanding of numbers, operations concepts, and strengthen math reasoning.

 

Join us at this workshop to experience an On Cloud 9® lesson, and to discover how these strategies are incorporated into our standards based math curriculum.

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Executive Function-1

EXECUTIVE FUNCTION AND HOW IT IMPACTS LEARNING

Tuesday, February 4, 2020
8:30 - 10:00am
 
Presented by
Monika Matuszak

What is Executive Function? How does it impact school? Home? How does Prentice support Executive Function? Learn all the answers to these important questions as Mrs. Matuszak discusses Executive Functioning in both the school setting and in everyday settings.

Holding Hands

HOW TO PARENT A CHILD WITH ADHD

Presented by
CHADD - Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Learn about ADD/ADHD, possible co-occurring conditions and how parents can help support and manage their child’s learning for them to succeed in school.

 

Go to http://greaterOCchadd.org for additional information or to join an educational support group.