EOI Applications are now open.
We are pleased to announce the opening of EOI registrations for our 2017 at Newcastle on 3-7 July. As we recieve more applications that we can cater for, a shortlisting process is used. All applications and enquiries to be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
EOI closing date - 24th March
Successful applicants informed on 7th April.
Drs. Karen Erickson and David Koppenhaver are coming to Newcastle, NSW!
Dr. Karen Erickson is the Director of the Center for Literacy and Disability Studies, and a professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill within the Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences. A part of Karen’s literacy work focuses on assessment and instruction for individuals with significant disabilities. Karen has helped to develop Tar Heel Reader, an online library of accessible stories for beginning readers. Karen, along with David Koppenhaver, continue to hold workshops and trainings using the four blocks whole to part assessment.
Dr. David Koppenhaver is a professor at the Appalachian State University for the Department of Reading and Special Education. David works with Karen Erickson researching the area of literacy for children with significant disabilities. David is co-founder of the Center for Literacy and Disability Studies at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill.