November 29, 2016
8:00 am – 3:30 pm
Fairfield Arts & Convention Center
John Alexander, M.Ed.
GrovesAcademy, Head of School
Head of School of Groves Academy, a private school for students from second through twelfth grades diagnosed with dyslexia and attention deficit disorder.
Dr . Deborah K. Reed
Iowa ReadingResearch Center
Director of the Iowa Reading Research Center and an Associate Professor in the College of Education at the University of Iowa.
- gain a greater understanding of what dyslexia is and isn’t
- identify the characteristics of good reading and spelling instruction for students with dyslexia
- use data from oral reading fluency measures, such as FAST CBM-R, to plan high quality reading instruction
- review additional assessments and how they might contribute to the overall picture of students’ reading abilities