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6/8/2013

Adolescent Literacy Institute: Transitioning to College / Work

Date:  Saturday, June 8, 2013
Location:  MTSU, College of Education, Room 160

Sponsored by the Tennessee Center for the Study and Treatment of Dyslexia

For students diagnosed with “Specific Learning Disability” in Reading, including Dyslexia 

Students in grades 7-12 and their parents will learn:  

  • How a student’s rights differ in high school vs. college and work
  • How students can advocate for themselves
  • Assistive technology options to assist with accessing information and producing work  

Session speakers include Chester Goad, Director of Disability Services at TTU, Wendy Bergman, Coordinator of Adaptive Technology Center at MTSU, Keith Duke, Employment Counselor, and Jamie Tomlin, Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor, from TN Division of Rehabilitation Services.

Conference bags and door prizes!!
 

Registration fee: $25 per person ($50 maximum per family).   Click here for registration form.   For more information visit:  www.mtsu.edu/dyslexia or call (615) 494-8880.

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