Multiplier Event in Opole, November 17th, 2015
50 PARTICIPANTS WITHIN POLAND AND AROUND THE WORLD (GREECE, COLOMBIA, UKRAINE, SPAIN, ITALY AND INDIA) ENGAGED IN THE THE MULTIPLIER EVENT ORGANIZED BY P2 TAK ON NOVEMBER 17TH 2015 THAT TOOK PLACE IN OPOLE, POLAND.
The event started with the presentation of the DysTEFL2 Project and a ‘Specific Learning Differences and SLA’ talk by DysTEFL2 partners from Society for Alternative Education.
It was followed by three parallel workshops: ‘Dyslexia and foreign language learning: Teaching language skills, teaching vocabulary and grammar and Developing phonological and orthographic awareness’ and finished with the workshop by the invited expert, Dr Dina Tsagari, a lecturer in Applied Linguistics/TEFL at the Department of English Studies at the University of Cyprus who talked about ‘Accommodations in assessing students with dyslexia’.
The participants left satisfied and equipped with training materials, ideas and teaching techniques that they will be able to use while working with their students with dyslexia.