Continuing Professional Development Day (North)

Saturday 28th January 2017

Sheffield University, Student Skills & Development Centre

301 Glossop Road, Sheffield, S10 2HL

Cost :  £70

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Keynote and Workshops

  • Keynote + Q&A – Pennie Aston: GroOops Dyslexia Aware Counselling – therapeutic ideas/strategies that may be useful for the work of specialist SpLD tutors
  • Compliance Ready!: A workshop on the collation of information required for the DSA-QAG Quality Assurance Framework.
  • Freelance Tutors: How to Meet the Challenges Ahead – Sharing Good Practice – Dineke Austin
  • Tutors: Thinking Aloud – A Metacognitive Window into our Thinking Patterns -Colin Farquharson
  • Assessors: How does Dyslexia Manifest across Languages? Implications for Screening and Assessing Students with English as an Additional Language in Higher Education – Monica Pellegrini
  • Assistive Technology: Google Keep for Making and Organising Personal Notes – Rob Mclaren
  • Tutors: Space for Professional Peer Supervision (PPS) – Tanya Zybutz and Janet Skinner
  • Assessors: An exploration and comparison of three sets of tests and discussion of issues, sharing knowledge and experience relating to SpLD Assessments for Students in HE – Rachel Simpson

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