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Handwriting Assessment Workshop

Portland, OR ← Other topics offered
Full day.
7 Contact Hours
$220 Early Bird**30+ days in advance
Regular: $245
Fri Feb 22, 2019
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 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

Radisson Hotel Portland Airport
6233 NE 78th Ct
Portland, OR 97218
503.251.2000
**Learning Without Tears does not reserve a block of overnight rooms**

Directions

COMING FROM THE AIRPORT: Follow Airport Way out of the Terminal to NE 82nd Avenue. Turn right onto NE 82nd Avenue and take a right onto NE Columbia Blvd. Turn right at NE 80th Avenue and follow to bottom of hill. Turn left at bottom of hill and the Radisson Hotel Portland Airport will be directly in front of you.

COMING FROM THE NORTH: Take I-205 freeway south towards Portland, OR. Follow all signs to Portland International Airport, but go past airport exits. Take Exit 23B (Killingsworth St). Stay in the right hand lane and at the second light turn right onto Columbia Way Ave. Go under a railroad trestle, following signs for Columbia Boulevard. Continue on Columbia and take the right (north) on NE 80th. At the bottom of hill, take a left (west) and the Radisson Hotel Portland Airport will be directly in front of you.

COMING FROM THE SOUTH: Take I-205 freeway north towards Seattle, WA, following signs to Portland International Airport. Take Exit 23B (Killingsworth St). Stay in the right-hand lane, cross back over the freeway, and turn right at the second light onto Columbia Way. Go under a railroad trestle, following signs for Columbia Boulevard. Continue on Columbia and take the right (north) on NE 80th. At the bottom of hill, take a left (west) and the Radisson Hotel Portland Airport will be directly in front of you.

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

Dining

Leah's Landing – 6221 NE 82nd Ave, 503.252.5151
Pacific Grille & Restaurant – 7101 NE 82nd Ave, 503.255.6722
ParkStone Wood Kitchen – 9921 NE Cascades Pkwy, 503.719.4449
Elmer's Restaurant – 10001 NE Sandy Blvd, 503.256.2150

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