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How to Build a Partnership with Parents and Families as They Lead Education in the Home
Wednesday, May 6, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
Presented by Barbara Steinberg, Founder, PDX Reading
Hosted by Terrie Noland, C.A.L.P., Vice President, Educator Initiatives, Learning Ally
Sponsored by Learning Ally
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As educators, we are facing an unprecedented challenge – supporting student learning remotely. Teaching and learning outside the walls of our classrooms can be effective and engaging; we just need to enlist the help of parents and families to carry out the continuation of learning at home. The greatest asset we have as an educator is to extend our hands through the reach of the adults surrounding the students. Watch Barbara Steinberg in this edWebinar as she reveals essential aspects of forging this relationship that can create active ongoing learning. This edWebinar provides information on:
- How to build a dynamic partnership with parents and families
- Understanding the best FREE virtual math and reading tools
- Effectively using virtual tools that make learning at home simple for the parents and families and engaging for the students
This recorded edWebinar will be of benefit to preK through elementary teachers and school and district leaders.
About the Presenter
Barbara Steinberg is the founder and owner of PDX Reading Specialist, an organization whose mission is to Inspire Individuals to Become CONFIDENT and CAPABLE learners through remediation, accommodation, and inspiration. She has been educating, mentoring, and inspiring students and educators for over 25 years, first as a classroom teacher and now as a dyslexia and educational consultant. Barbara is passionate about educating and supporting those who work with struggling learners, and when not working with students herself, shares her wealth of knowledge and years of experience with fellow educators, parents, and students themselves.
About the Host
Terrie Noland is Vice President of Educator Initiatives at Learning Ally, where she works to develop engagement programs, shares knowledge through strategic relationships, and develops communities for educators. She has more than 25 years of experience as both a motivational leader and developer of content for educators and administrators. She has had the opportunity to lead and facilitate groups numbering in the thousands, inspiring them around a transformational change in their approach to struggling readers. Terrie is certified as an Academic Language Practitioner and is currently working towards a Ph.D. in literacy, with an emphasis in educational leadership from St. John’s University. She is also a certified John Maxwell speaker and facilitator.
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Learning Ally is a leading education solutions organization committed to transforming the lives of struggling learners. The Learning Ally Audiobook Solution is a proven reading accommodation comprised of human-read audiobooks, student centric features and a suite of teacher resources. Used in more than 17,000 schools, this solution successfully helps students with reading deficits become engaged learners and reach their academic potential.