***** Winter 2015 newsletter (published January 12, 2015)
Thursday February 26, 2015
Time: 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Ease The Transition: Helping Students with Disabilities Advance to Post-Secondary
This presentation will provide an in depth overview on how students, parents and teachers can effectively use the Transition Resource Guide guide to help ease the transition to post-secondary school.
Speakers: Aaron Bailey, Jonathan English: Regional Assessment and Resource Centre
Free workshop for students, parents & teachers
Thursday February 26, 2015
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
FREE Online Webinar: LDs and Mental Health – Awareness to Action!
Further information and registration is available from the LDAO website:
NOTE: The presentation above is a webinar offered online by the Learning Disabilities Association of Ontario (LDAO). It is on the same date as the Kingston workshop noted above.
Tuesday April 21, 2015
Time: 7 - 8:30 pm
A short Annual Meeting will precede the speaker's presentation.
The Stepping Stones Project: Becoming an
Effective Self Advocate and Finding Your Voice through Art.
Angela Moslinger will discuss how junior grade students with learning disabilities explored self advocacy skills as critical stepping stones that ensure equity and inclusion in the classroom.
Speaker: Angela Moslinger, teacher of a Junior Learning Disability Program at the
Free workshop for students, parents & teachers.
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Have you visited the Learning Disabilities Association of Ontario's new LD@School website?
See http://ldatschool.ca/ for further information related to Classroom Resources, Professional Learning, and the Educators' Institute. Watch informational videos such as "An Introduction to Learning Disabilities in the Classroom".
Workshop Handouts - 2014
- Handout with links to further resources June 2014
- Intro to LD and ADHD.pdf
- Handouts October, 18 2014 Workshops
- Marjory Phillips - LDs and Anxiety 2014 October 18.pdf
- Garth Smith - Meeting at the Crossroads 2014 October 18.pdf
Have you seen these "Snapshots" about LD?
Please note that these "Snapshots" are free to share – help yourself! But please keep in mind that these sheets and the information in them are not for sale or resale – free is the word.
For more resources, news, and events, check out our provincial association website.
Stay tuned for more LDAK Workshop dates.
Further information about upcoming workshops.
- LD@School: Resources for teachers
Guide for Students with Disabilities:
Transition to Post-Secondary Education
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- Links for Parents: Limestone District School Board
Special Education Plan
The LDSB Family Lending Library
- Links for Parents: Algonquin and Lakeshore Catholic
District School Board
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