LASE Update 12/21/15

HAVE A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR!

NEXT LASE MEETING - JANUARY 8, 2016

Our next meeting is scheduled for January 8th. Draft agenda is posted on our website: Springfield Area LASE


This month we will be doing some collaborative learning groups around dyslexia.


Here are a few items you might be interested in reviewing that we will use in some of our discussions.

Dyslexia Article by Dr. Sally Shaywitz

MO-CASE Discussion Document


Here is a You Tube link for those of us who are more visual and auditory!

Documentary - The Big Picture Rethinking Dyslexia


We will not be meeting in January for book study. We will select our second book and start in February to give everyone time to get a copy of the selected book. If you have any good suggestions for a book feel free to send them my way via email to esmith@wolves.k12.mo.us

MO-CASE WINTER INSTITUTE

There is still time to register for the MO-CASE Winter Institute and Law Seminar. The conference will be held on January 14-15 @ Stoney Creek Inn, Columbia.


The Law Seminar that has traditionally been held in the spring before the MO CEC conference is now scheduled for the first day of the MO-CASE Winter Institute from 9:00-12:00.


Keynote speakers are Dr. Matt Burns, Beth Wood, and Kaye Otten!


Register online at Winter Institute Online Registration

ADVANCED RAGE TO REASON ONLINE TRAINING

Amy Buie is offering her advanced Rage to Reason training as a webinar with included remote consultation. You can find more info and registration details on the Learning Momentum website.


http://learningmomentum.com/advanced-training-and-remote-consultation/

MONETT STUDENT ACHIEVES HIS DREAM OF DANCING WITH THE SCHOOLS DANCE TEAM

Check out this link for a great story out of Monett where a kiddo got to live his dream to perform with the dance team at Miss Merry Christmas!


http://www.monett-times.com/story/2260337.html

WINTER IS COMING!

If the need arises to cancel a regular LASE meeting due to weather I will attempt to get an email out to everyone with sufficient notice. You are also welcome to call, text, or email me to check the status of our meeting if needed.

You can reach me by cell at 417-335-0360 or email esmith@wolves.k12.mo.us