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Los Angeles Branch of IDA – Virtual Summer Series: Assistive Technology for Students with Dyslexia
July 7, 2020 @ 9:00 am - July 28, 2020 @ 11:00 am$25 – $75
Virtual Summer Series: Assistive Technology for Students with Dyslexia
Co-sponsored by IDALA and Wilson Language Training
Facilitator: Nanci K. Shepardson M.S.Ed., Ed.S. W.D.P. Senior Educational Technologist, Wilson Language Training
This series will take place over the course of four interactive virtual presentations on the following Tuesdays in July: July 7, 14, 21 & 28, 2020. Presentations will occur from 9 am – 11 am PST. Registered participants will also receive access to a recording of each presentation.
July 7: A Review of the Research on Assistive Technology for Students with Dyslexia
July 14: Empowering All Learners to Acquire a Digital Voice
July 21: Using Text-to-Speech and Speech-to-Text Tools to Facilitate Work Completion
July 28: Technology Tools that Support Executive Functioning Skills
Choose What You Pay: IDALA seeks to make this learning opportunity accessible to all members of our community. The Summer Assistive Technology Series uses a “Choose What You Pay” model to allow you to select the level at which you will contribute to this series. Proceeds will directly benefit IDALA’s grants and scholarships programs for teachers and schools serving students with reading difficulties in Los Angeles, Ventura, Santa Barbara and Kern Counties.