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Handwriting Assessment Workshop

Orlando, FL ← Other topics offered
Full day.
7 Contact Hours
$220 Early Bird**30+ days in advance
Regular: $245
Fri Apr 27, 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 and the Screener of Handwriting Proficiency
  • Describe the seven basic handwriting components essential to handwriting success
  • Administer, score, and interpret The Print Tool® for 1:1 evaluation
  • Write parent-friendly reports, set goals, and document progress for evidence-based practice
  • Choose remediation materials and strategies based on evaluation results
  • 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
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 and Danish
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: Snack and beverage 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 by Hilton Orlando @ SeaWorld
10100 International Dr
Orlando, FL 32821
407.352.1100
**Handwriting Without Tears does not reserve a block of overnight rooms**

Directions

From Interstate 4 East from Orlando: Take I-4 West to Exit 72-Beachline Expressway (which is also known as State Road 528). Then take the International Drive / Sea World exit (Exit 1). Go through the light. The DoubleTree by Hilton Orlando at SeaWorld is on the left.

From Interstate 4 West from Tampa: Take I-4 East to Exit 72-Beachline Expressway (which is also known as 528). Then take the International Drive / Sea World exit (Exit 1). Go through the light. The DoubleTree by Hilton Orlando at SeaWorld is on the left.

From The Orlando International Airport (MCO): Take the Beachline Expressway west to the International Drive / SeaWorld exit. Turn left (south on International Drive). The DoubleTree by Hilton Orlando at SeaWorld is on the right, at the next traffic light.

Parking: $5 discounted rate for attendees. Call the workshop venue for more information regarding parking availability and fees.

Dining

Laguna (onsite)
Shiraz Grill – 6427 Westwood Blvd
Village Inn – 6275 Westwood Blvd
Orena Sports Bar – 6159 Westwood Blvd
Subway – 6143 Westwood Blvd

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.

Learning Without Tears reserves the right to cancel or change a class at any time, including but not limited to, lack of participation or trainer availability. Registrants will not be charged for the course.

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