Serving children with learning disabilities by providing support through Educational Therapy, Diagnostic Testing, and informational seminars.
ACTS Learning Center contracts with schools and families alike to provide diagnostic testing and educational interventions that strengthen weaknesses in a student's learning foundation. Processing skills and cognitive skills are strengthened through a variety of techniques. ACTS Learning Center also partners with school administrators to bring informative teacher and parent seminars to their school community.
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The Learning Disabilities Association of America remains the major parent organization for learning disabilities. Its Website at www.ldanatl.org contains a variety of information on learning disabilities for parents and professionals.
ldanatl.org If you are a parent or teacher of a child with a learning disability ? or have learning disabilities yourself - you are not alone .
May 24th - Neuro-Science research of Executive Functioning and It's Implications. Hosted by CHADD of Montgomery County.
Twinbrook Library - 7:15-9:15 p.m.
Parents: Are you concerned about your child academically, emotionally or socially? Where Do You Start?
Join Learning Disability Association of Montgomery County for a FREE information-packed program with answers to your questions!
Thursday, April 26th, 2012
7 pm - 8:30 pm
Flower Valley Elementary School,
4615 Sunflower Dr. Rockville, Md.
Panel includes LDAMC professional members:
* Judy Bass, CEP, educational consultant,
* Dr. Donna Henderson, neuropsychologist,
* Julie Bulitt, LCSW-C Individual & Family therapist and and
* Bonnie Massimino, M.Ed. BCET educational therapist
RSVP to reserve a seat!
[email protected] or 301-933-1076
Two local seminars are happening this Saturday! Hosted by Learning Disabilities Association of Montgomery County (LDAMC).
Study Skills Program for Teachers, Academic Therapists, Tutors and Parents
Date: Saturday, March 17, 2012
Start Time: 9:00 am End Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Atlantic Seaboard Dyslexia Education Center (ASDEC)
Description :The workshop provides instruction in effective multi-sensory strategies necessary for academic success for all types of learners. These strategies include: time management, organization, strategies for taking notes, preparing for tests, memory training, vocabulary development, abstracting from text, webbing, and mastery of content subjects using techniques that significantly improve comprehension and memory. Workshop participants will receive ready-to-use study instruction tools so that they can begin to use these strategies immediately with their students.
To register, please send a check for $75 payable to ASDEC. Checks will be accepted until March 15. The fee for walk-in registration will be $90.
Contact: Atlantic Seaboard Dyslexia Education Center
More Info: http://www.asdec.org/calendar
Integrating Arts and Academics
A workshop for teachers, tutors and parents to demonstrate how integrating art, movement and music enhances student learning.
Why does integrating art enhance learning?
Hear examples from teachers
Spend time in breakout sessions exploring creative ways to present academic content.
Saturday, March 17, 2012, 8:30 am - 1:30 pm.
Clay Kaufman, Head of Siena School
Natalia Kormeluk, Studio Dept. Head, Field School
Siena School, 9727 Georgia Ave. Silver Spring, Md. 20910
$100 includes lunch & materials.
LDAMC Members - $50
Check out this local, inexpensive seminar hosted by Rockville's Treatment and Learning Center www.ttlc.org
“READING FLUENCY AND COMPREHENSION STRATEGIES” Wednesday, April 25, 2012, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m., by Janice Jones, M.ED., TLC. In this NEW Workshop, Professionals who work with pre-school, elementary and middle school children will learn ways to identify reading fluency and comprehension problems and learn strategies to improve these skills. (Core of Knowledge: Curriculum)
Visit www.ttlc.org (community education) to register for this workshop.
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