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The Science of Effective Reading Instruction: Theory and Practice


Not sure how a comprehensive reading approach taught explicitly looks like? Join Associate Professor Lorraine Hammond, Jared Bussell, Jordan O’Sullivan and Brooke Wardana for a day that focuses on both the Science of Reading and how to teach it.

Perth | Saturday 31 July 2021

Edith Cowan University – Mt Lawley Campus
Lecture Theatre 17.157, 2 Bradford St, Mount Lawley, WA 6050

9:00 am– 3:00 pm. Registration from 8:15am

LDA Members $45 | Non-members $95

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Dr Lorraine Hammond AM is the President of LDA and an Associate Professor at Edith Cowan University where she teaches units on high impact instruction, Learning Difficulties and the Science of Reading.  Lorraine provides professional learning and coaching for the Kimberley Schools Project in WA and Catalyst in the ACT.

Brooke Wardana is an experienced educator who leads high impact instruction in two Perth primary schools and currently supports teachers in WA and ACT to take up high impact literacy instruction.

Jared Bussell and Jordan O’Sullivan, directors of Scarecrow and Woodman, are experienced educators and administrators who also provide high quality professional development to schools on effective literacy and numeracy instruction.