This virtual class is an introduction to the Slingerland Screening Procedures for students. These procedures help identify students with specific language disabilities. The tests aid in identifying children whose current language difficulties may continue beyond periods of development or maturational lag and become persistent specific language disabilities in later grades.
Classes will be held via Zoom at 4:00 to 8:30 pm (PT) on the following dates:
Participants must attend all sessions and submit the assigned projects to satisfactorily complete the class.
In this 12.5 hour class you will work with the four main elementary school screening levels. Specifically you will learn:
Screening Skills Class Content:
This 12.5 hour class is also approved for continuing education units through the University of San Diego. The credits are not part of a degree program and are at the option of the teacher/participant. Enrollment for USD credit will open June 1, 2021.
The Slingerland® Approach 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.
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.