10:51am

Thu March 6, 2014
Education

Speaker Series Will Focus on Learning Differences

Skyuka Hall is hosting a Speaker Series featuring topics related to children with learning differences with the topic of exploring support strategies for learners of all abilities for the next event on March 11th. 

The events will be held at the Chattanooga Public Library on Broad Street in Chattanooga.  Each speaker will feature professionals addressing a variety of topics designed to inform families and educators about strategies to improve the social and educational goals of children with learning differences. 

March 11 – Positive Behavior Supports: Social Interactions and Thinking
Presented by Andrea Kirkman, MS, CC, SLP & Amy Thompson, M.Ed., BCBA, DIDS Behavior Analyst

April 8 – Positive Behavior Supports: Challenging Behavior
Presented by Andrea Kirkman, MS, CC, SLP & Amy Thompson, M.Ed., BCBA, DIDS Behavior Analyst

May 13 – Testing Process for Learning Differences, Diagnosis: Now What?
Speaker – Dr. Brandon Rodgers, Siskin Centers

June 10 – How to Raise a Healthy Child
Speaker – Dr. Jakob Taylor of HealthSource

August 11 – Promoting Self-esteem/Sibling Relations/Home Help Tips
Speaker – Ashley Moore, Skyuka Hall teacher/parent

September 9 – Peak PERFORMANCE       
Presented by Dr. Jakob Taylor or HealthSource 

October 14 – Learning Differences: What are they?