ASDEC courses are open to the general public. Some courses have prerequisites as indicated in the Courses page. Details on Payments can be found on the Payment page.
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This online course is Ideal for teachers, tutors, and parents who want to assist students using strategies to improve executive functioning, test-taking skills, and comprehension. Rapid results include improved comprehension and grades.
Participants also will learn to provide students with an overview of phonics and general study skills.
Graduate Credit is available for this course for an additional fee. Registration for graduate credit must be received by February 4, 2017.
Based on the Orton-Gillingham philosophy of teaching, Multisensory Mathematics I applies the research-based Concrete-Representation-Abstract (CRA) approach to teaching mathematics as advocated by the National Math Panel and the NCTM. Participants learn to apply this methodology in guiding students from foundation skills and numeracy to place value, operations, fractions and decimals. Participants learn to use manipulatives effectively to reinforce concepts, aid memory and enhance performance for all students. Strategies for helping students learn and retrieve math facts are stressed as well as structured procedures for computational accuracy. This approach is especially effective with students who learn differently, inclusion classes and ESL learners. The approach is effective for initial instruction as well as remedial work at all levels and is compatible with all curricula and programs.
Part 1: Saturdays from 9:00-4:30
April: 22, 29, May: 6, 13, 20
Part 2: Monday - Friday from 9:00-4:30
Atlantic Seaboard Dyslexia Education Center22 West Jefferson Street, Suite 307, Rockville, MD 20850Phone: 301.762.2414email: firstname.lastname@example.org