Join Peter Bowers, PhD, Founder of WordWorks, for this engaging, practical, three-day workshop. Learn how teachers and tutors around the world apply the principles of scientific inquiry to the study of English spelling to build vocabulary, reading and spelling knowledge -- and also as leverage for learning in any subject area.
Research shows that teaching about bases and affixes benefits all learners, but especially younger and less able students. Explore wordworkskingston.com for resources, videos etc. on this instruction. See research and presentations on this work here.
Open to educators of all ages and abilities. Offered on July 22, 23 and 24, 9:30 AM–4:00 PM. Fee: $350 per person; $300 per person for two or more educators from the same school.