In collaboration with 

 Mount St. Joseph University

2022 College Consensus list of 30 best Colleges for Students with Learning Disabilities


Representatives will be in attendance to share more about Mount St. Joseph's Reading Science Master's and Doctorate programs!



All Attendees Receive:

Official Certificate of Attendance towards 6 PD CEU's

Exclusive access to content rich materials, handouts, and downloads

Complimentary SWAG BAG!

Giveaways, Drawings, and Door Prizes!

First 5 to register will receive an exclusive Springer gift


Attention Certified Wilson Trainer's

This professional development program is eligible for WilsonŽ Professional Learning Credits (WPLC's)

Professional Development for Educators

February 17, 2023 | 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM (EST)


As most states are embracing the science of reading to improve literacy outcomes, several experts are emerging to help pave the way for educators to ensure struggling readers achieve success. Dr. Timothy Odegard, the brilliant mind behind the Ohio Department of Education Dyslexia Course (online 18 hour content course) will be on the Springer campus for a full day of professional development where he will lead participants through a series of topics that range from gaining a deeper knowledge of dyslexia to understanding and using student data obtained through selected screeners. He will also discuss strategies to engage our educational leaders in supporting their teachers to teach reading effectively.


Program Topics & Outline  

  • The evolution of dyslexia and its definition
  • The national and state landscape of policy around screening for dyslexia
  • Best practices for screening for risk factors
  • Best practices for screening for primary characteristics of dyslexi
  • Organizing Your District Screening Tools
  • Challenges to Implementing Dyslexia-specific Screening 
  • Foundational Skills
  • Instruction: Design, Effective, Sequence, Intensity
  • Assessment
  • Understanding and using Student Data


Who Should Attend? 

Teachers, Tutors, Literacy Specialists, ESL coordinators

Superintendents, School Board members, Principals

Language and Special Education Professionals, Advocates, Psychologists, Pediatricians

Other Community-Based Professionals



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