Special Education Directors,
Please see the following professional development opportunity jointly offered by ADE/ESS teams:
The Heart, Art, Craft, and Sciences of Reading/Writing for the Inclusion of Students with Disabilities
The Exceptional Student Services Professional Learning and Sustainability, Special Populations, and Assistive Technology teams are partnering to offer a professional learning opportunity focused on a literacy strengths-based teaching and learning approach for students with low-incidence disabilities in grades K–12.
This day-and-a-half, in-person training will focus on the sciences of reading and writing, adapted to meet the complex needs of all students at Tier 1. The Assistive Technology team will also share tips, tricks, and tools on using technology to enhance reading and writing for all students. Educators will walk away with skills and strategies that can be implemented the next day. This literacy training is for all educators! Participants can earn 10.75 professional development credits for attending the training.
September 23, 2022
- 8:00 a.m.–3:30 p.m. (lunch provided)
September 24, 2022
Participants will receive the book, Fundamentals of Literacy Instruction and Assessment, Second Edition.
The fee for the class is $40 (includes textbook and Friday lunch).
Arizona Department of Education
100 N. 15th Avenue, Suite #300
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Please email Sandra Figueroa or email Christy Hegebush with any questions.