HBIDA 22nd Annual Conference
Saturday, March 3, 2018
St. John the Divine
2450 River Oaks Blvd, Houston, TX 77019
7:15 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Registration
8:00 a.m.– 4:15 p.m. Conference
Register online January 26 – February 26, 2017
“Keys to Content Literacy:
Causes of Reading Comprehension Difficulty and Instructional Solutions”
WILLIAM VAN CLEAVE, M.A.
Session 1: “Syntax Matters”
Session 2: “Morphology Matters”
SOPHIA K. HAVASY, PH.D., Licensed Psychologist
“Complicated Launchings: From Teens To Adults”
ANNA WILLIAMSON, M.A., ED. & H.D.
“The Importance of Early Intervention and Partnering with Parents”
HBIDA’s annual Spring Conference aims to provide the community with a full day of educational opportunities to better understand and support those with learning differences and dyslexia. A keynote speaker is invited to present during the morning followed by various breakout sessions presented by experts in the field of learning disorders and dyslexia. Breakout sessions provide attendees with the opportunity to tailor their conference experience to specific areas of interest or need. Vendors, exhibits, and a book store are present during the conference. The Nancy LaFevers Community Service Award is presented to the recipient during the seated luncheon. Attendees include parents of children with dyslexia or other learning differences, educators, counselors, school administrators, therapists, community advocates, and clinicians
Registration prior to the conference is required and available online. Onsite registration is not available. A light breakfast, and seated luncheon is included in the registration fee. The annual updated HBIDA resource directory is also given to those in attendance. ALTA and TSHA CEU’s are available.