Participants will be introduced to the signs and symptoms of dyslexia, popular myths, and assessment/evaluation for dyslexia. You will be given the opportunity to go in-depth with the scientific research and evaluate the remediation supported by research. We will also discuss current accommodations available to children and adults with dyslexia. Participants will be given many opportunities to engage and discuss simulations. All class chats, class content and discussion boards will be monitored and moderated by the instructors.
Number of Units: 2.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours
Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for educators participating in online course provided by Dyslexia Training Institute.
Students must be registered for Dyslexia Training Institute's course prior to registering with USD for credit: https://dyslexiatraininginstitute.org/certification.html
Course Format: Online
Refund Policy: All Credit Validation enrollments are refundable, less a $25 fee, if requested within 30 days of enrollment date. There will be no refunds for Credit Validation courses after the allotted 30 days.
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