Free dyslexia parent seminar by acclaimed educator, Brenda Fitzgerald, October 17, 2017, at GRACEPOINT School.
As a former teacher, I know firsthand how difficult it is for a child who loves to learn to struggle with spelling, writing and reading comprehension. Dyslexia can leave you and your child feeling lost.
by Tracy Brown
If your child is having difficulty at school or they’ve already been diagnosed with dyslexia, you’re not alone. Dyslexia is the most common reading disability found in the classroom. Here’s how to find out what’s going on with your child and what you can do to help:
GRACEPOINT School in Marietta is offering a free seminar for those interested in learning more about the origin and characteristics of dyslexia, as well as, the remediation and accommodations that are available for your student.
An Expert Opinion
The presenter is Brenda Fitzgerald, an expert in the field of dyslexia and learning differences. She is a co-founder of GRACEPOINT and the present executive director of the Georgia Educational Training Agency. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education, a Master of Education in Early Childhood and an Educational Specialist Degree in Curriculum and Instruction. She is certified as a Reading Specialist K-12, has a Reading Endorsement and is Orton-Gillingham certified. Brenda is also a Walmart Teacher of the Year — not to mention just an excellent presenter.
If you haven’t attended a class like this, you won’t want to miss it. The seminar is free but REGISTRATION is required.
THE GUIDE |
When: October 17, 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Where: GRACEPOINT School located at 570 Piedmont Rd., Marietta 678-709-6634
Visit gracepointschool.org to register!