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35th Annual Learning Differences Virtual Conference
October 8, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – October 10, 2020 @ 2:30 pm
THE LEARNING DIFFERENCES CONFERENCE SITE IS LIVE! IF YOU ARE REGISTERED, YOU SHOULD HAVE RECEIVED YOUR LOGIN INFORMATION. CAN’T WAIT TO “SEE YOU” THURSDAY!
Due to ongoing concerns with Covid-19, the rescheduled 35th Annual Learning Differences Conference will take place virtually.
We have a limited number of binders available for purchase, so act NOW if you would like to get one. We cannot guarantee delivery before the conference if ordered after 9/30.
Please note: At the conclusion of the conference, all attendees will receive a Certificate of Participation for 12 hours of instruction. We do not offer CEUs or PDPs.
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SIGNUP FOR THE VIRTUAL CONFERENCE
Please register below to attend the 35th Annual Learning Differences Conference. The rescheduled dates are October 9 & 10, 2020. Registration remains open. Payment can be made by credit card or Purchase Order (PO). Please follow the instructions on the registration form. For questions call Jamie Cutler at 508-361-7832.
Friday, October 9, 2020 – Day 1
9:00-9:20 Welcome – Lynn Meltzer, Ph.D.
9:20-10:15 Metacognition and executive function: Reducing stress and igniting success in all students
Lynn Meltzer, Ph.D.
10:15-10:30 Q & A – Lynn Meltzer, Ph.D.
10:45-11:30 The impact of a growth mindset on behavior and performance
11:30-11:45 Q and A – Eduardo Briceño
12:00-12:45 Stress management strategies to accelerate student performance
Dave Anderson, Ph.D.
12:45-1:00 Q & A – Dave Anderson, Ph.D.
1:45-2:45 Panel: Persistence, resilience, and executive function strategies: Keys to overcoming challenges in school and life
Anthony Bashir, Ph.D., Chace Nolen, B.S., Billy Warren, B.S.
2:45-3:00 Q & A – Anthony Bashir, Ph.D., Chace Nolen, B.S., Billy Warren, B.S.
3:15- 4:00 Executive function strategies: Closing the achievement gap in schools
Marlon Davis, Ed.M.
4:00-4:15 Q & A – Marlon Davis, Ed.M.
Saturday, October 10, 2020 – Day 2
8:45-9:00 Overview- Lynn Meltzer, Ph.D.
9:00-9:45 Executive function and school readiness
Stephanie Carlson, Ph.D.
9:45-10:00 Q and A – Stephanie Carlson, Ph.D.
10:15-11:00 Bright kids who can’t keep up
Ellen Braaten, Ph.D.
11:00-11:15 Q and A – Ellen Braaten, Ph.D.
11:30-12:15 Ten steps for embedding executive function strategies into classroom lessons throughout the school day
Peg Dawson, Ed.D., NCSP
12:15-12:30 Q and A – Peg Dawson, Ed.D., NCSP
1:15-2:15 Panel: Hybrid learning: Embedding EF strategies into the curriculum
Lynn Meltzer, Ph.D., Chair, Suellen Inwood, M.Ed., Easton Country Day School; Hilary Shea, M.Ed. & Cherelle Webster-Payne, LICSW, Boston Public Schools, Rajneet Goomer, M.Ed., & Kristina Mannino, M.Ed., Robbinsville Public Schools
2:15-2:30 Closing Remarks – Lynn Meltzer, Ph.D.