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Handwriting Assessment Workshop

New York City, NY ← Other topics offered
Full day.
7 Contact Hours
$245
Wed Jun 20, 2018
See workshop location and directions listed below.

The Handwriting Assessment Workshop will provide all the training necessary for you to assess a range of developmental levels.

Please bring a small calculator to this workshop. Calculators on your phone are acceptable.

The Handwriting Assessment Workshop is an advanced level class.

Approved Provider of Continuing Education by the American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.

Handwriting Assessment Objectives
  • Administer and score the Pre-K assessments, the Screener of Handwriting Proficiency, and The Print Tool® and choose remediation materials and strategies based on results
  • Describe the seven basic handwriting components essential to handwriting success
  • Understand different handwriting curricula, discover new handwriting resources, and use The Print Tool with various populations
  • Identify the benefits and process of becoming a certified handwriting specialist for evidence-based practice
Included in Handwriting Assessment

7 Contact Hours

$85 in Free Materials:

  • The Print Tool Evaluation & Remediation Package
    -OR-
    2 Refill Packages (If you register for the refills instead of The Print Tool, please remember to bring your Print Tool to the workshop.)
  • Canvas Bag
Schedule
7:30 a.m. Registration: Coffee
8:00 a.m. Understanding Handwriting Curricula: Become a knowledgeable handwriting consumer. Compare handwriting curricula.
Pre-K Readiness & Writing Assessment and The Screener of Handwriting Proficiency: Understand a developmental approach to assessing handwriting skills. Identify handwriting components that define handwriting legibility. Use results to enhance handwriting lessons, remediate or administer further testing.
Preview The Print Tool: Learn about forms and materials. Develop a functional approach to understanding how and when to administer The Print Tool.
Break
EVALUATE
Score The Print Tool:
Utilize the Print Tool manual, Student Worksheets for Capitals/Numbers and Lowercase, Transparent Measuring Tool and Evaluation Scoresheet. Calculate scores.
11:30 a.m. Lunch on Your Own
12:30 p.m. Score The Print Tool: Continued
Independent Case Study: Score Chandler
Q & A: Individual help during case study
Break: Beverages served
REMEDIATE
More Than a Score! Handwriting Remediation:

Write reports. Use the Remediate Plan Worksheet to set goals, choose activities, and track progress.
Information about HWT Level 1 Certification:
Benefits, eligibility, and requirements for becoming a certified handwriting specialist.
Q & A
4:30 p.m. Certificate of Attendance for 7 Contact Hours
Approved Provider of Continuing Education by the American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.

Location & Lodging

Doubletree Suites by Hilton NYC – Times Square
1568 Broadway
New York, NY 10036
212.719.1600
**Handwriting Without Tears does not reserve a block of overnight rooms**



Directions

J.F.K. - Exit airport onto the Van Wyck Expressway North. Take the exit for the Grand Central Parkway West. Take the exit for the Long Island Expressway West. Expressway will feed into the Mid-Town Tunnel. When you exit the tunnel bear right following Uptown sign. At 3rd Avenue turn right. Drive up 3rd Avenue to 47th Street and make a left. Continue on 47th Street to the corner of 7th Avenue Turn left on 7th avenue, the hotel is on that corner, 47th St. & 7th Ave. If you are choosing to valet park your vehicle, please pull-up directly in front of the hotel on 7th Avenue.

La Guardia - Exit airport onto the Grand Central Parkway West. Take the exit for BQE Expressway West to the Long Island Expressway West. Expressway will feed into the Mid-Town Tunnel. When you exit the tunnel bear right following Uptown sign. At 3rd Avenue turn right. Drive up 3rd Avenue to 47th Street and make a left. Continue on 47th Street to the corner of 7th Avenue Turn left on 7th avenue, the hotel is on that corner, 47th St. & 7th Ave. If you are choosing to valet park your vehicle, please pull-up directly in front of the hotel on 7th Avenue.

Newark - Exit the airport onto the New Jersey Turnpike North take Exit 16W for the Lincoln Tunnel. After the toll plaza, bear right and follow the signs to the Lincoln Tunnel. After exiting the tunnel bear with the road to the left. Make a left on 42nd Street. Make a right on 10th Avenue. Make a right on 48th Street. Then right onto 7th Avenue to the next light (47th Street.) Hotel is located on the left side of 7th Avenue just past 47th Ave. If you are choosing to valet park your vehicle, please pull-up directly in front of the hotel on 7th Avenue.

Parking: Call the workshop venue for more information regarding parking availability and fees.

Dining

Ginger's Restaurant – onsite

Olive Garden - 2 Times Square, 212.333.3254
T.G.I. Friday's - 1552 Broadway, 212.944.7352
R Lounge - 714 7th Avenue, 212.261.5200
Pig N Whistle - 165 West 47th Street, 212.302.0112
Roxy Delicatessen - 1565 Broadway, 212.921.3333
Sbarro Italian Eat - 701 7th Avenue, 212.221.9725
Blue Fin - 1567 Broadway, 212.918-1400
Langan's Bar & Restaurant - 150 West 47th Street, 212.869.5482
Havana Central Times Square - 151 West 46th Street, 212.398.7440

Policy/Contacts

Register online and provide us with your email address and we will email you a confirmation and receipt when we process your registration. We will then email you workshop details 10 days prior to the workshop date. If you do not have access to an email account, we will mail you your receipt and workshop details 10 days prior to the workshop date.

We accept school purchase orders via mail and fax. Download Registration Form

If you have any special requests (preferred area, handicap access needs, etc.) please call our office (402.492.2766) to discuss these requests.

While we make every effort to conduct professional learning events on the dates and locations advertised, they are subject to change without prior notice. Learning Without Tears reserves the right to change or cancel a professional learning event due to low enrollment or factors beyond our control. We will attempt to notify registrants to limit customer inconvenience, but we are not liable for any expenses incurred.

Learning Without Tears reserve the right to use all media from this workshop (photos, videos, etc.) in print and online advertising. Please notify us in writing if you do not wish to be included. You must be 18 years or older to attend our professional workshops. Children and infants may not be brought to workshops.

You may cancel up to ten days prior for a $35 cancellation fee.

Additional Information:
Tel: 402.492.2766
Fax: 402.492.2776
Email a Workshop Coordinator