Free Webinar: Supporting Children with Memory Difficulties
In this webinar we will be discussing what working memory is and how it specifically affects children with dyslexia .
We will discuss some strategies and resources that can help. There will be an opportunity for a Q & A afterwards.
Tuesday 14th September 2021
7:00pm - 8:00pm
- The dyslexic profile and how we assess memory difficulties
- The difference between short term, working memory and long term memory,
- The importance of multi-sensory teaching to support memory difficulties
- Implications of memory difficulties in the classroom and in examinations
Target Audience: Parents and carers of primary mainly but could also help Secondary age
Katrina Cochrane - Specialist Trainer/Director
Katrina Cochrane is a specialist teacher and assessor and has worked in the field of dyslexia for over 20 years. She delivers training for the BDA, is a member of the BDA Accreditation Board and is an APC reviewer. She mentors other specialist teachers and contributes to books, webinars as well as her own annual dyslexia conference.