Tech Talk: Technology for Struggling Readers and Writers
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM (EST)
IDA-GA Outreach Open Membership Meeting
Decatur Library, Auditorium
7:00 p.m. (Check-in begins at 6:45 p.m.)
It’s time for an update on what is some of the best and simplest technology available now to help struggling readers and writers. Liz Persaud and Carolyn Phillips from Tools for Life, Georgia's Assistive Technology Act Program, will present. Participants are invited to bring their own devices to experiment with as the technology is discussed.
This event is free and open to the public.
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The International Dyslexia Association - GA Branch (IDA-GA)
The International Dyslexia Association - Georgia Branch (IDA-GA) is a non-profit, scientific and educational organization which was formed to increase public awareness of dyslexia. Our members are educators, psychologists, physicians, individuals with dyslexia, and parents who have dealt with learning disability issues within local public and private schools. With its approximate 300 members, the Georgia Branch provides an information and referral hotline, community outreach activities, the Dyslexia Dash 5K Run/Walk, yearly conferences, teacher training workshops, and e-newsletters. IDA encourages teachers to train in multisensory, structured language instruction which is now referred to by IDA as Structured Literacy. Visit www.idaga.org for more information and to sign up for the IDA-GA mailing list.