Masterclass Series

Professional development classes focused on the invisible learning disabilities of dysgraphia and dyscalculia.

Masterclasses are designed to enhance your knowledge of dysgraphia and provide you with strategies that you can take back to the classroom or clinic the next day.

Join teachers and occupational therapists from around the world to improve your classroom management.

Parents are also encouraged to attend.  Your students need you to understand these strategies too!

Learning Objectives by Masterclass

1.5 hours of continuing education will be provided for each session.

Wednesday, December 13, 2021 (reprise due to power outage)

Do dysgraphia and dyscalculia really matter? A whole classroom approach to improve number understanding.

  • Define dysgraphia and dyscalculia
  • Provide proactive interventions that you can begin tomorrow
  • Apply them to the whole classroom
  • Train other staff immediately

February 15, 2021

How to maximize your students’ study habits?

  • Design a productive physical environment for your students to maximize learning
  • Provide alternative ways to facilitate teaching that do not have students seated
  • Utilize whole classroom techniques to decrease distractions

April 19, 2021

What is Unhackable and why does it matter with dysgraphia?

June 21, 2021

What is FLOW and how does it impact dysgraphia?

August 16, 2021

What does the birthing process have to do with dysgraphia?

October 4, 2021

Is there really a protocol for dysgraphia interventions?

January 25, 2021

What do you do when you don’t have a diagnosis of dysgraphia and dyscalculia?

  • Define dysgraphia and dyscalculia
  • Provide best-practice interventions
  • Apply them to the whole classroom
  • Train other staff immediately

March 15, 2021

What does the impact of labeling on students with dysgraphia?

  • Discover your true identity
  • Learn how to support your students
  • Eliminate the labels given by others
  • Live victoriously with an invisible learning disability

May 17, 2021

What is FOCUS and how does it impact dysgraphia?

July 12, 2021

How do primitive reflexes interfere with dysgraphia?

September 20, 2021

What are the red flags every pre-school teacher should know about dysgraphia?

November 15, 2021

Where is dysgraphia on an IEP?

Downloadable Masterclass Schedule. Hang it in the lunchroom.

Types of Dysgraphia

Dysgraphia has been misrepresented alongside dyslexia for many years. The misrepresentation has happened because there was a lack of differentiation between the two. 

Jumpstart your understanding today!

Visual-Spatial

Involves the sensory input a person receives from their environment.

Memory

Creates an interference between oral and written expression.

Sentence Formation

Difficulties in punctuation, capitalization, grammar, and run-on words.

Motor

Reflects a delay in motor control, accuracy, precision, and speed of handwriting.

Word Formation

The inability to link the patterns of letters to create words. Causes spelling problems.

Paragraph Formation

Difficulties in understanding language to form proper paragraphs.

Types of Dyscalculia

Dyscalculia has been a mystery for many teachers and therapists up until now.  Let’s begin breaking the barriers to mathematics success.

Jumpstart your understanding today!

Number Sense

An innate, intuitive understanding of the size, value, and quantity of numbers.

Calculations

Mathematical computation with operations. Adding and subtracting are examples.

Procedural Math

A detailed sequence or step-by-step process to achieve a goal or an outcome (an answer).

Fact Fluency

Automatic recall of single-digit addition sums and single-digit multiplication products.

Conceptual Math

A mental representation, model image, or notion of a mathematical idea.

Problem Solving

Analyze a situation or issue and arrive at a solution or decision. An example is word problems.

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