Learning Disabilities

Classroom Accomodations: When And How?

Contributor: Becky Bollinger | Length : 103 | File type : Audio

As teachers, we can either accentuate our students’ learning and behavior needs or we can support and empower them to rise above their challenges. This breakout will explore a rationale for classroom... Read More

Trauma: What Has It Done To My Student’s Brain?

Contributor: Becky Sue Kreider | Length : 61 | File type : Audio

Why can’t Johnny focus on his lessons? Why does he blow up in anger over minor provocations? In Part 1, we will explore how trauma alters brain development and chemistry. This topic is especially hel... Read More

Dyslexia: Signs, Symptoms, and Solutions

Contributor: Becky Bollinger | Length : 58 | File type : Audio

After de-bunking the common myths, this breakout will give an overview of dyslexia including early signs, school-age symptoms, and solutions. We will discuss effective academic interventions as well a... Read More

Trauma: How Can I Teach This Child?

Contributor: Becky Sue Kreider | Length : 67 | File type : Audio

Johnny shows no physical signs of developmental delay, but early trauma has a part to play in the missing pieces of his development. In Part 2, we want to discuss how we as teachers can help trauma ch... Read More

Dyslexia: Recognizing and Addressing the Needs of Your Students

Contributor: Robert Heatwole | Length : 40 | File type : Audio

It seems there is something comforting about naming a problem. A doctor's diagnosis is somewhat consoling, even if the remedy may be difficult. Of course the best is when the doctor can prescribe a fe... Read More

Accomodating Special Needs in the Classroom

Contributor: Deana Swanson | Length : 61 | File type : Audio

Almost every school has a few students who need extra help and tutoring, yet many of our schools do not have the staff or special resources available for these students. Rather than just let them slip... Read More

Teaching Special Education

Contributor: Joleen Kropf | Length : 44 | File type : Audio

It is a challenge to reach those who have “special needs” and need to be shown patience and love perhaps more than the average student. This challenge can be turned into success as we give God His p... Read More

Learning the Right-Brain Way: Visual Strategies to Help Students Remember

Contributor: Hannah Johnson | Length : 8 | File type : Video

Some students memorize letters, words, and concepts quickly: a few repetitions and they have it. Other students, especially those with special needs, depend on visual reinforcement. Hannah demonstrate... Read More

Dignity and Depravity

Contributor: Brian Martin | Length : 44 | File type : Audio

Is God really at work in our sin cursed world? Are there people who cannot be reached with the Gospel because they are too  _______? This session will address these questions and also feature stori... Read More

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

Contributor: Kathryn Nisly | Length : 47 | File type : Audio

FASD is a growing problem in the world today. As caregivers and people in ministry, it is important to recognize the symptoms of this disorder and to understand the limitations of individuals affected... Read More