Registration: 8:45 AM
Presentation: 9:00 - 11:30 am
Target Audience: School Site Administrators
Presenters: Laraine Domenico, MA and Radha Richmond, MA, EdS, LEP
Visual supports make auditory information visual by organizing a sequence of events, enhancing the individual’s ability to understand, anticipate and participate in those events. Visual supports supplement verbal instruction, clarifying the information for the individual to increase comprehension. They can be used to cue communication, providing reminders of what to do and say in a situation.
When individuals with ASD are given the opportunity to learn with visual supports they may complete tasks with more independence, learn new information at a faster pace and experience lower levels of frustration and anxiety.
Come learn how this can be successfully implemented in your classroom!
*There is a nominal online processing fee applied to payments made by credit card. You may register directly through www.ccselpa.org and pay by check or purchase order to avoid this cost.
In order to receive the CCSELPA registration rate, you must work for, with or within one of the Contra Costa SELPA member LEAs: Acalanes, Antioch, Brentwood, Byron, Canyon, Contra Costa County Office of Education, John Swett, Knightsen, Lafayette, Liberty, Martinez, Moraga, Oakley, Orinda, Pittsburg and Walnut Creek.
Workshops may reach capacity early or be cancelled due to a lack of registration. Please register early to guarantee your spot.
If the workshop is cancelled by Contra Costa SELPA, enrollees will be notified in advance and will obtain a full refund. Seventy-two hour cancellation notice by the partcipant is required to receive a refund of event fees, unless otherwise noted; substitutions are welcome, please call in advance.
The Contra Costa SELPA believes in offering professional development activities that are of the highest quality; however, if you should have a complaint regarding any workshop that you have participated in, please contact the Contra Costa SELPA at 925-827-0949 x10.
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Contra Costa SELPA
Brian Inglesby, Ed.D.
Contra Costa Special Education Local Plan Area (SELPA) includes the following sixteen Local Education Agencies (LEA) in Contra Costa County:
Acalanes, Antioch, Brentwood, Byron, Canyon, Contra Costa County Office of Education, John Swett, Knightsen, Lafayette, Liberty, Martinez, Moraga, Oakley, Orinda, Pittsburg and Walnut Creek.
The members join together to adopt a Local Plan in accordance with California Education Code to assure access to special education and services for all individuals with exceptional needs residing in the geographic area served by these LEAs.
Visit our website at www.ccselpa.org.