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Calvert County, William Van Cleave: The Brain & Multi-Sensory Teaching Workshop

October 11, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Calvert County Partners for Success present. . .

  • The Brain and Multi-Sensory Teaching
  • Cognitive Overload – How Transcription Skills (Handwriting, spelling Mechanics) Impact the Student Writer
  • Writing Matters: Developing Sentence Skills in Students Who Struggle

William Van Cleav is in private practice as an educational consultant whose specialties include morphology and written expression. A nationally recognized speaker, he has presented on effective teaching practices at conferences and schools around the country since 1995. His high level of enthusiasm and energy, his interactive style, and his passion for working with teachers make him an effective presenter. Recent projects include providing the professional development component of a school improvement grant in Oklahoma City, participation on the RtII Writing Standards Committee for the State of Pennsylvania, and incorporation of a Trainer of Trainers project with Wichita Unified School District using his sentence structure approach. The author of three books, including Writing Matters and Everything You Want To Know & Exactly Where to Find It, as well as a number of educational tools and activities, William has served as a classroom teacher, tutor, and administrator in the private school arena at various points in his career.


8:30 – 9:00 AM – Registration

9:00 – 10:30 AM – The Brain and Multi-sensory Teaching

10:30 – 12:00 PM – Cogitative Overload – How Transcription Skills (Handwriting, spelling Mechanics) Impact the Student Writer

12:00 – 12:30 PM – Bring your own BAG Lunch

12:30 – 3:30 PM – Writing Matters:  Developing Sentence Skill in Students who Struggle


This is a Free Workshop for Teachers and Parents, however, space is limited and registration is required

Registration Deadline is Friday October 6, 2017

To register, please contact Sue Rafalowski at 443-550-8375Or email parentconnections@calvertnet.k12.md.us


The College of Southern Maryland, Prince Frederick Campus; Building B

115 J. W. Williams Road

Prince Frederick, MD 20678


October 11, 2017
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
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Sue Rafalowski


College of Southern Maryland
115 J. W. Williams Road
Prince Frederick, MD United States
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