Save the date!
8th Annual Language & Learning Conference
Saturday, March 7, 2020
UCLA Carnesale Commons
Dr. Margie Gillis, Keynote
President and Founder, Literacy How
Research AFfiliate, Haskins Laboratories
Call for Proposals
We are seeking
hands-on, research-based proposals for 90-minute break-out sessions
in the areas of:
Deadline for submission is october 18, 2019
Sponsors and Exhibitors
THANK YOU TO OUR 2019 SPONSORS
2019 Learning Outcomes and Speaker Disclosures
Past keynote speakers for our conference:
2019 - Anita Archer, PhD, "Setting the Stage for Accurate and Fluent Reading: Decoding Foundation Skills” view program
2018 - Eric Tridas, MD., FAAP, Medical Director of the Tridas Center for Child Development, Tampa, "The Perfect Storm - Inattention, Dyslexia and Anxiety" view program
2017 - Dr. Maryanne Wolf, John DiBiaggio Professor of Citizenship and Public Service; Director, Center for Reading and Language Research, Tufts University, "The Reading Brain in the Digital Age" view program
2016 - Dr. Nancy Mather, Professor of Special Education, University of Arizona, Department of Disability and Psychoeducational Studies, "The Elephant in the Room: What We Overlook Regarding Dyslexia" view program
2015 - Dr. Louisa Moats, Author, Educator, Psychologist, "Understanding Dyslexia Myths and Realities"
2014 - Dr. Susan Hall, President and Founder of The 95 Percent Group, "How Will We Make Sure Students Learn 2,000-3,000 New Vocabulary Words Each Year?"
2013 - Dr. Maryanne Wolf, Author of "Proust and the Squid: the Story and Science of the Reading Brain" and Director of the Center for Reading and Language Research at Tufts University, "How the Brain Learned to Read."