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AANE Summer Conference: Reading & Writing Tools for Educators
August 7 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, $110.00
WHEN: Wednesday, August 7, 2019
TIME: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
WHERE: AANE, 51 Water St., Watertown, MA 02472
HOST: AANE Staff with Karen Waddill
COST: $110/$130 with CEUs from NASW and PDP’s from the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
WHAT: This is a full day conference with Karen Waddill, focusing on assistive technology for educators to use with students. The following topics will be covered:
- Assessment and intervention planning
- “Read ’em and weep” — Tech tools for reading
- “Write on…” — Tech tools for writing
- “Keeping it together” — Focus on the Universal Design for Learning (UDL) features of Google Keep
Karen is the Director of Cotting Consulting at Cotting School. Cotting Consulting provides technology based assessment, intervention, and training to educational programs in the Greater Boston area. She is a certified member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, holds licenses with the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education and Division of Professional Licensure, and is certified as an Assistive Technology Professional through the Rehabilitation Engineering Society of North America. In her current role, Karen balances her time between the administrative oversight of the program, maintaining a clinical caseload, and speaking engagements. In addition to her work at Cotting, Karen is a long-standing adjunct faculty member in the Graduate and Continuing Education Department at Fitchburg State University.
This activity is pending approval from the National Association of Social Workers.