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2012 Harvard Medical School/Dyslexia Foundation Conference
Date(s) & Time(s)::
October 12, 2012 at 7:30 AM until 3:30 PM
Location: Brehm Preparatory School Student Activities Center, Carbondale, IL
Phone: 618-457-0371, ext. 1309
On Friday, October 12, 2012, Brehm Preparatory School, one of the nation’s leading schools for children with learning disabilities, will host the 2012 Harvard Medical School/Dyslexia Foundation Conference.Return to event list.
The videoconference will take place from 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. It is geared towards teachers, professionals, administrators, parents, and others who want to hear the latest information on practical application and scientific foundations on literacy, reading and dyslexia. This conference is eligible for ASHA (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association) CEUs (0.6) and Illinois State Board of Education CPDUs (7.0). Forms will be available on-site.
The Dyslexia Foundation is sponsoring this yearly event. The title of this year’s conference is “Executive Function – Making Connections in Children for Children.” The conference will take place at the Joseph B. Martin Conference Center Harvard Medical School, however Brehm Preparatory School will be the only satellite location in the Midwest that will be hosting live feeds directly from this Harvard event.
The fee to attend the teleconference is $20, which includes lunch, or $15 without lunch. There is an additional fee of $25 for those who wish to receive ASHA CEUS and/or ISBE CPDUs. Registration forms must be in by Thursday, October 4. Space is limited, so register today. Payment may be made at the time of registration or at the door.
For more information or to attend and register for this conference, contact Dalus Downs, Coordinator of Communications at Brehm. Log on to website for a full conference schedule and list of speakers.
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