Galloway School

Learning Disabilities that Interfere with Reading and Written Expression

The Galloway School

Price: $160.00

Instructor: Brenda Fitzgerald, Ed.S., CDP

This course is designed to familiarize the classroom teacher with learning disabilities that interfere with the reading, writing and math process Topics to be discussed: Visual and Auditory Processing Disorders, Dysgraphia, Dyslexia, Dyscalculia and Dyspraxia.

This course is approved by the Georgia Department of Education for one (1) CEU.

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Understanding Dyslexia

The Galloway School

Price: $160.00

This event is currently full.

Instructor: Brenda Fitzgerald, Ed.S., CDP

The National Institutes of Health state that dyslexia affects 15% of the population. It is often misdiagnosed. Signs of Dyslexia may include the following: slow in acquiring reading skills, omits, substitutes and guesses at words, oral reading is slow and laborious, does not like to read, disastrous spelling, messy handwriting, and trouble reading math word problems. Specific signs of dyslexia will vary from person to person. If this sounds like someone you know we invite you to please join us as we discuss dyslexia and solutions for your struggling reader.

This course is approved by the Georgia Department of Education for one (1) CEU

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Comprehension

The Galloway School

Price: $160.00

The National Reading Panel identifies seven reading comprehension strategies that should be implemented in every classroom. Ideas and activities to support each strategy will be discussed at length. Instruction will also include information on the proper assessments for identification of students with reading comprehension problems.

This course is approved by the Georgia Department of Education for one (1) CEU

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Teaching the Gifted Student

The Galloway School

Price: $160.00

Instructor: Brian Jones

This 2 day course is designed to provide teachers with tools and strategies to support, enrich and accelerate learning for the gifted student.

This course is approved by the Georgia Department of Education for one (1) CEU

Please bring your lunch.

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Early Literacy

The Galloway School

Price: $160.00

Early Literacy is the first class in THE CRS. The Early Literacy class is crucial for understanding the development of pre-reading skills such as: oral language, vocabulary, phonological awareness, and print awareness. Educators will learn what  skills to teach  and how to teach the skills. Come join us  and start the CRS journey. Participants will be empowered with the skills needed to teach reading, writing and spelling.

This course is approved by the Georgia Department of Education for one (1) CEU

Required Materials

100 Page protectors

2 inch binder ( one that allows for a cover sheet to be inserted in the front of the notebook)

12 dividers

Notebook paper

Black Sharpee

Markers

Index cards – white and colored

Rubber bands- small package

Three prong paper folders- red, green and yellow

Instructor: Brenda Fitzgerald

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Focus on Phonics

The Galloway School

Price: $300.00

Instructor : Brenda Fitzgerald, Ed.S

Focus on Phonics is designed to teach phoneme to grapheme correspondence, rules, spelling generalizations, and syllabication. Focus on Phonics provides teachers with the knowledge and strategies to effectively teach sound-symbol relationship, the rules that govern our language and the explicit, systematic way to instruct.

The required book for this class is included in the cost of the course.

This course is approved by the Georgia Department of Education for 2 CEUs.

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Orton Gillingham Math

The Galloway School

Price: $200.00

This Orton Gillingham Multisensory 2-Day Math Training is an overview of the basic operations and the approach.  This workshop is appropriate for parents, teachers, and tutors wishing to learn how to incorporate the OG/MSL math into a math lesson.  This approach allows students the opportunity to conceptualize math problems through concrete and semi-abstract representations that bridge seamlessly to traditional algorithms without the need for rote memorization.

Please bring a lunch.

Instructor: Jenni Miller

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Words for the Wise

The Galloway School

Price: $100.00

Course Dates (Click on any date to register)

Instructor : Susan Belmonte

Using Latin and Greek Roots to increase English Vocabulary learning. This course has been designed to assist the third to 12th grade classroom teacher in developing an appropriate plan for teaching Latin and Greek vocabulary roots. Participants will leave this class with core knowledge plus new skills for teaching vocabulary and a repertoire of strategies. If you teach reading do not miss this course.

Please bring your own lunch as it will not be provided for this course.

This course is approved by the Georgia Department of Education for .5 CEUs.

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Early Literacy

The Galloway School

Price: $160.00

Early Literacy is the first  class in THE CRS. The Early Literacy class is crucial for understanding the development of pre-reading skills such as: oral language, vocabulary, phonological awareness, and print awareness. Educators will learn what  skills to teach  and how to teach the skills. Come join us  and start the CRS journey. Participants will be empowered with the skills needed to teach reading, writing and spelling.

This course is approved by the Georgia Department of Education for one (1) CEU

Required Materials

100 Page protectors

2 inch binder ( one that allows for a cover sheet to be inserted in the front of the notebook)

12 dividers

Notebook paper

Black Sharpee

Markers

Index cards – white and colored

Rubber bands- small package

Three prong paper folders- red, green and yellow

Instructor: Brenda Fitzgerald

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Comprehension: Helping Students Remember What They Read

The Galloway School

Price: $160.00

Instructor: Brenda Fitzgerald, Ed.S,CDP

The National Reading Panel identifies seven reading comprehension strategies that should be implemented in every classroom. Ideas and activities to support each strategy will be discussed at length. Instruction will also include information on the proper assessments for identification of students with reading comprehension problems.

This course is approved by the Georgia Department of Education for one (1) CEU

Register Now

Focus on Phonics

The Galloway School

Price: $300.00

Instructor : Brenda Fitzgerald, Ed.S

Focus on Phonics is designed to teach phoneme to grapheme correspondence, rules, spelling generalizations, and syllabication. Focus on Phonics provides teachers with the knowledge and strategies to effectively teach sound-symbol relationship, the rules that govern our language and the explicit, systematic way to instruct.

The required book for this class is included in the cost of the course.

This course is approved by the Georgia Department of Education for 2 CEUs.

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The Galloway School

215 West Wieuca Rd
Atlanta
GA
30342
United States
Map and Directions

Contact: Brenda Fitzgerald
Phone: 770-794-8525


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