This Slingerland class is designed for any teacher responsible for the initial teaching of penmanship skills to younger children (manuscript and cursive) or to older students who have not established penmanship proficiency in at least one script. Although each person ultimately develops an individual style of writing, this class will show teachers how to make legible writing possible for all students. Class participants will actively apply the Slingerland multisensory techniques throughout the class in guided practice sessions. In this 12.5 hour Slingerland Short Class, participants will discover the Slingerland Instructional Techniques for:
The Slingerland Short Classes focus on specific components of the comprehensive training. They provide practical tools for teachers, parents, or paraprofessionals who work with children who need a multisensory approach to learning. No practicum is included with the short class.
Classes will be held via Zoom at 4:30 to 7:00 pm (PT) on the following dates -- BE advised that the dates have changed from January to March 2021:
You will find a more detailed class description page on the Slingerland website (classes page). The Slingerland class dates/location list is always being updated so please continue to check the events page on our website to see the complete list of current classes (events page). All classes require a minimum of 8 participants. A class may be cancelled due to low enrollment.
Non-discrimination Policy: Slingerland® Institute for Literacy admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and other programs.
Credit Card Service Charge: A 3% service charge is added to all registrations paid by credit card; check payments may show the service fee but please deduct that amount when submitting your check.