WEBINAR – Supporting Students with Following Instructions

WEBINAR – Supporting Students with Following Instructions

  • 26 August 2019
    3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Time – 4:30pm (NSW/ACT/VIC/TAS), 4pm (SA), 3:30pm (QLD), 3pm (NT), 1:30pm (WA)

The ability to listen to and understand spoken instructions is an important skill for student participation in the classroom as well as for students everyday functioning at school and at home. In order to accurately follow spoken instructions, students need to have sufficient skills in a number of different areas including hearing, attention, information processing, language comprehension and memory.

Key learning objectives

Attendees will expect to investigate:

  • “Red flags” for difficulties following instructions
  • The impact of poor comprehension in the classroom
  • Comprehension strategies for speakers and listeners

The session will be recorded. Once you register for this webinar you will receive a link to view the webinar at the designated time.  The webinar will be recorded and the link will be emailed to all registered participants along with a Certificate of Attendance.

About the presenter

Shaun Ziegenfusz is a certified practising speech pathologist currently employed with Speech & Language Development Australia (SALDA) as Manager, Research and Advocacy. He holds a Master of Special Education and has extensive clinical experience working with children and their families.  In his current role, Shaun is responsible for research into the delivery of education programs and therapeutic services for children with Developmental Language Disorder, and developing services to ensure optimal outcomes.   Shaun is currently researching the educational needs of students with Language Disorder from the perspective of key stakeholders as a PhD candidate at Griffith University.

For more details, phone 1300 881 763 or email learning@salda.org.au.


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