Teacher to Teacher

Classroom Interventions for the Student with ADHD

 

Date & Time: November 16, 2014
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
 It's your Classroom, Manage It!

Register Now for our Teacher to Teacher Training

 

Location: Hyatt Regency
Rosemont, IL 
Cost: $129 - $149 CHADD Members
$149 - $169 Nonmembers

Teacher and student

This day-long workshop will identify common ADHD-related learning problems and proven classroom techniques, interventions, and the latest research to enhance school success for students with ADHD. As a classroom teacher, this interactive, hands-on training allows you to discuss solutions to common academic and behavioral problems in a case-based format.

ADHD is a real neurobiological disorder that affects 8% to 12% of school-aged children of all races and cultures in the U.S. In today’s learning environment, teachers must find a way to balance the needs of the class while helping these students with ADHD learn effectively. If you are one of those teachers, then Teacher to Teacher Training on ADHD is right for you..

The Content

From theory to practice you will learn evidence-based interventions to manage every aspect of AD/HD in the classroom, including:

  • Understanding ADHD
  • Keys for Academic Success
  • Organizational Deficits and ADHD
  • Effective Behavioral, Emotional and Social Interventions
  • Real Life Challenges: Case Based Problem Solving
  • Designing ADHD-Friendly Classrooms

The Trainers

Chris Dendy, M.S., has over 40 years of professional experience as a teacher, school psychologist, mental health counselor and administrator. She is a previous member of the CHADD board of directors, and in 2006 was inducted into the CHADD Hall of Fame for outstanding contributions to the field. 

Anne Teeter Ellison, Ed.D, is professor emeritus of Educational Psychology at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM), has served on the CHADD board of directors since 2002 and served as president from 2005–08. Prior to service on the national level, Ellison was a professional advisor to the Wisconsin ADHD Project, and a member of the State of Wisconsin ADD Council.

Continuing Education Credits

All participants will receive IACET approved continuing education credits of .75 (equivalent to 7.5 hours of training).

Costs of the Training

   By October 13
By November 1
After November 1
 CHADD Members  $129  $139
 $149
 Nonmembers  $149  $159  $169

REGISTER NOW

For more information, please contact Isabel O'Daly, Training Manager at (240) 487-2319 or Isabel_Odaly@chadd.org

Cancellation Policy

Any cancellations must be received in writing, or by email, stating the person's name and address, and must be postmarked or date-stamped at least three (3) weeks before the training to qualify for a refund. A non-negotiable $25.00 administrative fee will be deducted from the total registration refund, unless the registration is 'transferred' within six months (Call the Coordinator for details). No refunds will be made after the event deadline and no-shows will forfeit their registration fee.