Texas ALTA 2023 Summit

Growing with Dyslexia

Saturday, January 14, 2023 | 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM CT |
Live via Zoom | 7.25 CEs

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About the 2023 Texas Summit

Get a head start on your CEs in 2023! Join us for the 2023 Texas ALTA Summit: Growing with Dyslexia – from birth to adulthood and earn 7.25 CEs while hearing the latest dyslexia research on brain development, including:

  • From birth to 3 years old
  • Kindergarten to First Grade
  • Beyond scores for screening
  • Executive Function
  • Best writing techniques for Elementary students
  • Growing successfully with Dyslexia

By registering, you will be automatically entered into a raffle for a chance to win a handmade quilt measuring 66″x72″ and specially created by Carolyn Quillin.

Pricing*

Can’t make the live event? A recording will be emailed to all registrants two weeks post-event.

* A portion of the proceeds from each registration will be donated to support the ALTA Charitable Foundation.

Schedule

8:00 AM – 8:05 AM

Introduction & Welcome

Libby Grafa

President, Texas ALTA

G-g Shryer

Emcee

8:05 AM – 9:50 AM

KEYNOTE: Solving the Dyslexia Paradox: The Importance of Brain Development, Early Identification, and Intervention, birth to three years.

Professor Nadine Gaab

Associate Professor of Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education

9:50 AM – 10:00 AM

BREAK

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Screening for Dyslexia – Looking Beyond the Scores

Dr. Laure Ames

Director at The Shelton Evaluation Center

11:30 AM – 12:00 PM

LUNCH

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Research for Early Intervention from Scottish Rite for Children

Karen Avrit

Director of Dyslexia Education – Scottish Rite for Children

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Smart but Scattered – Executive Function

Dr. Peg Dawson

Author, clinical and school psychologist

2:30 PM – 2:40 PM

BREAK

2:40 PM – 3:40 PM

Best Writing Techniques for Elementary Students
Casey Barnett

Pioneer Technology & Arts Academy North Dallas (PTAA)

3:40 PM – 4:10 PM

CEO/Monster Yogurt, her story, HERO

Ava Skipworth

President & Chief Executive Officer at Monster Yogurt

4:10 PM – 4:30 PM

Quilt giveaway, art contest, CE certificates, and closing remarks

G-g Shryer

Emcee

Sponsorship Opportunities

Become a sponsor and reach a targeted and engaged audience. Your support is vital to providing educational programs like this one to our community. 

$1,000

Includes:

  • (1) Record live or pre-recorded “advertisement” up to 60 seconds to be shown between speakers
  • (1) Logo shown before, during, and at end of conference
  • (1) Logo on Summit Registration page of Texas ALTA website
  • (2) Attendee tickets

$500

Includes:

  • (1) Record live or pre-recorded “advertisement” up to 30 seconds to be shown between speakers
  • (1) Logo shown before, during, and at end of conference
  • (1) Logo on Summit Registration page of Texas ALTA website
  • (1) Attendee ticket

$300

Includes:

  • (1) Logo shown before, during, and at end of conference
  • (1) Logo on Summit Registration page of Texas ALTA website
  • (1) Attendee ticket

$200

Includes:

  • (1) logo on Summit Registration page of Texas ALTA website

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Thanks to our sponsors for their support of Texas ALTA!

Get in Touch

Have a question about the conference, speaker information or sponsorship opportunities? Contact us today and we’ll get back to you right away!

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