Hippocrates and Socrates X conference - September 2005

"Learning about learning difficulties"

Conference proceedings  click here

Presenter:

Professor Max Coltheart

Title:

Understanding reading and spelling difficulties
   

Presenter:

Ruth Brunsdon

Title:

Assessment and treatment of reading disorders: A cognitive neuropsychological perspective
 
 

Presenter:

Assoc Professor Joanne Mulligan

Title:

Understanding young children's difficulties in mathematics learning

Handout:

Sample 'Pattern and Structure' Assessment (PASA) tasks

Article: 

Taking a closer look at young students' images of area measurement
 

Presenter:

Assoc Professor Jan P. Piek

Title:

Developmental Coordination Disorder: Not just a movement problem
 
 

Presenter:

Dr Roslyn Neilson

Title:

Early speech difficulties and their relationship to literacy: What teachers might expect in the classroom, and how they might help
 
 

Presenter:

Professor Barbara Dodd

Title:

Language, learning and literacy: Teachers as agents of intervention
 
 

Presenter:

Dr Danielle Tracey

Title:

The nature and enhancement of academic self-concept for students with learning difficulties
 
 

Presenter:

Professor Philip Hazell

Title:

Fidgetty Phil
 
 

Presenter:

Deborah Knight

Title:

Early intervention and identification of learning difficulties               

 
References
 
 

Presenter:

Professor Margot Prior

Title:

Closing summary