2022 TESL Saskatchewan PD Event:
Presentation: Learning Disabilities and EAL
on October 22, 2022 at 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM CST
Learning English is difficult. How much more challenging is it when you have a learning disability? This session will discuss strategies for working with EAL learners who have learning disabilities. Though these strategies are designed for learners with learning disabilities, all learners can benefit from a fresh approach to reading and writing.
Alana Johnson's Biography
Alana Johnson has been active in English language learning for 15 years. Alana worked for many years as an instructor as well as a Workplace Essential Skills Specialist. Alana currently works with the NorQuest Rural Routes Initiative, and is a Southern Alberta co-chair for the ATESL board.