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12/3 Virtual Event – Students with Disabilities: School Violence & Bullying As A Barrier To Education For Al

Join us on December 3rd, United Nations’ International Day of Persons with Disabilities, for a virtual seminar, Students with Disabilities: School Violence & Bullying As A Barrier To Education For All, featuring the findings from a UNESCO-commissioned study. Hear perspectives from University of Washington (UW) researchers and students engaged in the study as well as from disability rights advocates working to promote safe and inclusive learning environments for all.

 

EVENT DETAILS

Students with Disabilities: School Violence & Bullying As A Barrier To Education For All

Thursday, December 3, 2020 | 9:00-10:30 AM PST | Online via Zoom

Register for the Webinar

 

SPEAKERS

  • Welcome: Leela Fernandes, Director, Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies, UW
  • Mohammed Loutfy, Executive Director, Disabled Peoples’ International
  • Christophe Cornu, Team Leader, Section of Health and Education, UNESCO
  • Julia McGeown, Global Inclusive Education Specialist, Humanity & Inclusion
  • Stephen Meyers, Assistant Professor, Law, Societies & Justice Department, Jackson School of International Studies, and Disability Studies Program, UW
  • Megan McCloskey, Senior Fellow, Disability Inclusive Development Initiative, UW
  • Shixin Huang, Ph.D. Candidate, Jackson School of International Studies
  • Maha Khan & Bhuri (Tim) Tiasevanakul, Student fellows in the Disability Inclusive Development Initiative, UW

 

THANK YOU TO OUR EVENT PARTNERS

 

Structured Literacy for English Learners Webinar

Do you have the right evidenced-based techniques for teaching language and literacy to English learners?

Structured Literacy Instruction Among English Learners

Presented by National Expert, Elsa Cárdenas-Hagan, Ed.D., CCC/SLP, CDT, CALT, QI. The webinar will be live and recorded on Dec. 2, 7-9 PM EST. The webinar counts for 2 Cont. Ed. Hrs. for all & CMHs for SLPs.

Can’t watch it live? Everyone that registers will get the recording of the webinar emailed to them to view for one month.

More Info/Registration $30

Brief Background:

The number of English learners attending public schools continues to increase.  Educators working with students of all ages, in general education and special education, can therefore benefit immensely from understanding the evidence-based approaches for teaching language and literacy to this diverse population of students. This exciting new session is presented by Elsa Cárdenas-Hagan, Ed.D., CCC/SLP, CDT, CALT, QI, a renowned expert and national leader in the arena of structured literacy approaches for English learners. They will explore each of the components of structured literacy and will gain practical strategies for the design and implementation of structured lessons which address cross-language and literacy connections. English as a second language strategies will also be discussed and modeled. Equip yourself and your colleagues with the needed information to address your diverse student population, and get your questions answered live from a noted authority in this arena.

For more information on this webinar or to save your seats, please go to their website by clicking here. To find other trainings, click here.