JOEY MOSS LITERACY CENTRE FOR EXCELLENCE
Edmonton Down Syndrome Society thanks the Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation for its generous contribution to the Joey Moss Literacy Centre For Excellence. The Centre is being developed to better support literacy in our community.
The Joey Moss Literacy Centre For Excellence will provide educational workshops, an on-site library, online literacy resources, reading coach experts, and a speech-literacy consultant.
“Basic literacy skills such as phonological awareness and whole-word recognition can improve the quality of life of children with Down syndrome [and other developmental delays] by promoting school success and independence, and the ability to be employed in adulthood." - Frank Potter Graham, Child Developmental Institute, 2010
"Meet Their Need and They Will Read" by Natalie Hale
Training parents and educators to teach reading to all-aged learners with developmental delays, such as Down syndrome and autism.
Award-winning author, educator, international speaker, and parent of an adult son with Down syndrome. Natalie provides strategies based on best practice, research, and experience.
$100 on or before October 14, $125 after October 14.
Meals and snacks provided.
DATE & TIME
November 5, 7 or 9
10111 Bellamy Hill Rd NW
Edmonton, AB T5J 1N7
*Limited seats, no tickets available at the door, and no refunds.
The Joey Moss Literacy Centre For Excellence Launch Event
Thursday, October 3, 2019
Stay tuned for more details...
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