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Transitioning to College for the Dyslexic, LD, & ADHD Student

Thursday December 13, 2012 – Webinar

Presenter: Sharon Teruya, Ph.D.

Description: In this session, Sharon Teruya, a learning disabilities specialist at Santa Monica College, will discuss various issues revolving around transitioning from High School to College, including selection, accommodations, documentation, technology, studying, learning styles, and much more.

Participants will receive a recording of the session afterwards, as well as the powerpoint

Literacy 5K - gallery

March 2-3 Light Up Your Lobes *

* photos from Light Up Your Lobes 2012


October 1 – Matthew Gollub – Children’s Author Event –

* photos from Oct 1st Children’s Author Event

October 22 – Jane Healy – Different Learners –

Read Jane Healy’s presentation, Different Learners


  • January: Exploring Literacy’s Mysteries – “Strategies that Work – the Value of Multisensory Teaching” with Kim Lowe (free)
  • May: “Fun and Engaging Ways to Learn” with Andy Stetkevich (free) – presentation available
  • November: “Using Metacognitive Skills to Enhance Learning and Retention” with Dr. Maureen Lovett

·  33rd Annual 2-day Conference: Our Mysterious Brain

  • Dr. Maryanne Wolfe
    • Principles of Reading Fluency and Comprehension – presentation available
    • The Evolving Reading Brain in the Digital Age
  • Dr. Leonard R. “Skip” Baker
    • Learning with the Brain in Mind



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