2018 Reading, Literacy & Learning Virtual Conference

SGS - A Path to Pride and Success

Oct 27, 2018 9:00am ‐ Oct 27, 2018 10:30am


Description

LeDerick Horne is a poet, advocate, and co-author of the book “Empowering Students with Hidden Disabilities: A Path to Pride and Success” – Released by Brookes Publishing Co. Within this presentation, LeDerick Horne will share his own experience as a student with a learning disability who was able to graduate from college with a BA in mathematics. LeDerick is now one of the nation’s most sought after speakers dedicated to improving the outcomes of youth with disabilities. LeDerick will give advice to help all students develop positive identities as people with disabilities. Strategies for helping students reach their transition goals will as be shared as well as advice on helping students develop positive relationships in school and the adult world.

Learning Objectives:

  • ADD/ADHD: Identify characteristics of students with ADHD and/or potential interventions as it pertains to those with language learning disabilities.
  • ADD/ADHD: Management of the ADHD student and the LD student in the classroom.

Speaker(s):

Disclosures

  • LeDerick Horne:

    May receive speaking fees for his presentation

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