Online: Supporting struggling readers

Presented and moderated by  Dr Kaye Lowe, author of For The Love of Reading and Writing The Future. This online workshop is a practical examination of the reading process and demonstrates strategies that support readers to comprehend texts and develop a love of reading. It provides evidence-based strategies that eliminate the stress and anxiety too often experienced by struggling readers.

This course is self-paced.

Please note: this course is available from 14/03/2022 to 11/04/2022. Extensions for Online: Supporting struggling readers cannot be granted unless under exceptional circumstances at PETAA’s discretion. 

Why participate?

  • This workshop is about motivating disinterested students to engage with reading and writing. It explores how to organise the literacy block so that the needs of all readers are accommodated in the classroom. 
  • The workshop incorporates the syllabus as it relates to the literacy strand and addresses the use of literature as a key component of literacy teaching.

Who should participate?

Teachers of students F–6

Cost of Participation

Members $165        
Student members         $125
Non- members $245 

Completing this course will contribute approximately 5 hours of online Professional Learning addressing 1.5.2 , 2.5.2,  3.1.2 , 3.2.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation. 

14/03/2022 - 11/04/2022

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