Learning Disabilities 12/14/10

posted Dec 14, 2010, 10:41 AM by Catherine Strubing   [ updated Feb 29, 2012, 8:51 AM by RAiSE 102 ]
When: Tuesday, December 14th
Time:  7pm - 9pm  
LRC at Park Jr. High School, La Grange Park, IL 
For our final meeting of the 2010 calendar year we have scheduled a DVD Presentation of "How Hard Can It Be? The F.A.T. City Workshop Understanding Learning Disabilities".  The description of this insightful workshop is as follows:  "In this classic program, internationally know learning disabilities expert Richard D. Lavoie leads a group of educators, psychologists, parents, and children through a series of exercises that vividly illustrate the daily classroom reality of LD students, an experience fraught with F.A.T.: frustration anxiety, and tension." PBS Distribution. (70 minutes)
Topics discussed in this presentation include:
  • Who Is the Learning Disabled Child?
  • Anxiety in the Classroom
  • Teaching LD Students: Pace
  • Techniques to Relieve Anxiety
  • Distraction vs. Attention
he presentation will be followed by time for networking and discussion.  All parents, teachers, and community members are invited to attend
RAiSE 102,
Feb 15, 2011, 5:32 PM
Catherine Strubing,
Dec 14, 2010, 10:46 AM