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Learning Specialist Materials · 5d ago

Awesome, New Fun Online Tool that Builds Vocabulary: Infercabulary

I am so pleased to announce my 12th Go Dyslexia video podcast: Dyslexia: Building Vocabulary and Semantic Skills with Infercabulary, featuring Guest Beth Lawrence and Host Dr. Erica Warren. ...
Learning Specialist Materials · 1W ago

7 Free Strategies for Selecting Super Summer Reading Books

 This week I have a guest post by Nancy Platt. Nancy is a early literacy specialist and worked as a children's librarian for 15 year at the Ferguson Library in Stamford, Connecticut. Nancy i...
Learning Specialist Materials · 2W ago

13 Amazing Reasons Students Should Use Google Keep

Helping students find the best method for recording assignments and organizing their packed schedules can be a game changing strategy that can boost grades and confidence. Over the years, I ...
Learning Specialist Materials · 3W ago

Why Train as a Tutor When You Can Be a Learning Specialist?

What is the Difference Between a Tutor and a Learning Specialist?A tutor is a teacher who assists students outside of school.  They provide support and review concepts with difficult subject...
Learning Specialist Materials · 1M ago

Learn Thru Music: Enter to Win a FREE Membership

Using melodies and beats can enhance learning and make memorization a veritable breeze.  I often use this strategy in my practice, but having to create all the content is time consuming.  Th...
Learning Specialist Materials · 1M ago

Unleashing Learning Potential: Simple Strategies for Success

About a year ago I was interviewed by Elisheva Schwartz, a fabulous entrepreneur that hosts the Dyslexia Quest Podcast.  Soon after the recording, Elisheva had her second child.  As a result...
Learning Specialist Materials · 1M ago

Preparing for Finals: Powerful and Easy Strategies for Success

Many students wait until the last minute to prepare for finals, and they experience anxiety when bombarded with an overwhelming workload. When panic sets in, the amygdala triggers a fight, f...
Learning Specialist Materials · 1M ago

7 Free Activities that Sharpen and Strengthen Language Skills

Integrating fun activities that help students to improve their language processing skills can be a great way to ignite a love for learning and strengthen cognition. In fact, strong language ...
Learning Specialist Materials · 2M ago

8 Powerful Strategies for Teaching Main Ideas and Details

Main ideas and details are fundamental, core concepts every elementary student needs to master. It is the foundation of reading comprehension, writing and the organization of ideas. In fact,...
Learning Specialist Materials · 2M ago

7 Organizational Tricks that Keep Educational Materials Orderly and Accessible

  When you have as much material and resources as I have collected over the past 20 years acting as a learning specialist, it can be easy to overlook some great options or even have trouble ...