OAKLEY HOUSE TRAINING AND SUPPORT CENTRE

UNDERSTANDING DYSLEXIA
(this course is also available online)

10 CPTD points (SACE)

This course is recommended for people with some experience in the field of education as well as for students and parents interested in working in inclusive educational settings.

 
Course Dates: 30 January 2019
Times: TBA
Place: Oakley House Training and Support Centre, 68 Myburgh Rd, Diep River
Cost: TBA
Course Outline: - What is dyslexia?
- The differences between dyslexia and literacy difficulties
- Who can diagnose dyslexia?
- Indicators of Dyslexia
- Causes of Dyslexia
- How to support the child with dyslexia in class
 
Click here for downloadable poster (PDF)

Carien Smit TRAINING COURSE PRESENTER
Carien Smit has worked as a Learning Support Teacher in the government and private sectors, with specific focus on supporting children with a range of learning barriers in the classroom. She completed her Master’s degree in Educational Support and specialises in inclusive classroom practice. Carien is passionate about equipping teachers with the essential skills and knowledge through continuous professional development, to allow for successful learning opportunities for all learners in their care.

For more information on the OAKLEY HOUSE TRAINING AND SUPPORT CENTRE, please contact Carien via email at csmit@oakleyhouse.co.za or call 021 713 3885.

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