CANCELLED - April 23, 2020 Exploring the Teacher's Toolbox and Visual Supports for Behavior and Learning for the Life Skills Classroom Workshop

Where:                 L.E.A.S.E., 1009 Boyce Memorial Drive, Ottawa, IL 6135

Time:                    8:30 – 9:00 Registration

                              9:00 – 3:00 Program

Speaker:               Samantha Conklin – Infinitec

Cost:                     $35 (includes materials, snacks, and lunch)

Credit:                  5 CPDU’s and Speech CE’s will be provided

Minimum of 10 participants required


Who Should Attend?

Targeted audience are Speech-Language Pathologists, and Special Education Teachers serving students in the Life Skills classroom.

About the Workshop

This hands-on presentation will introduce participants to FREE web-based and downloadable activities.  Participants will increase their knowledge of web-based tools for teaching and learning for students with significant needs.  Tools for creating lesson supports will be shared such as, Book Builder, Power Point, etc.  The presentation will also contain a combination of paper based visual support examples, apps for visual supports that support behaviors and some information on specific programs such as Zones of Regulation.  The afternoon will allow for collaboration to begin building your own Teacher’s Toolbox.

Expected Outcomes

  • Will lead to improved learning for students
  • Deepen participants content knowledge in one or more content areas

For more information please contact Janelle Gustafson (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or Melissa Cassidy (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) at LEASE (815) 433-6433

Note:  Pre-registration is required.  Please make checks payable to LEASE in the amount of $35.

Workshop Cancellation Procedure: Refunds will only be given for cancellations that occur five working days prior to the start of the workshop.  Registrations received but not cancelled will still be subject to the workshop fees.

Special Needs: Please notify LEASE if you require special accessibility or accommodations at this event.

Parking is available in front of the building and on both sides of Boyce Memorial Drive.  Please use the front entrance.

Event Properties

Event Date 04-23-2020 9:00 am
Event End Date 04-23-2020 3:00 pm
Capacity 50
Cut off date 03-25-2020
Individual Price $35.00