Instructor: Dewey Walsh
Monday, August 25, 2014 - Friday, December 12, 2014
Instruction Mode: Correspondence
Academic Level: K-12 Professional Development
NDSU Credit Fee: $280
The purpose of this course is to understand dyslexia, a learning disability whereby children and adults have difficulty reading. Knowledge of the strategies to overcome learning difficulties using recent advances in technology and communication, provide students with a better chance of experiencing success in learning, school and living.
- Our goal is to understand dyslexia, and how to overcome the difficulties through knowledge, communication, community, technology, strategies and accommodation.
Foss, Ben (2013). The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan. New York, NY: Ballantine Books
About The Instructor
Dewey J. Walsh, Ed.D. was a public school teacher and guidance counselor for 34 years. Dewey taught graduate-level professional education classes through Moorhead State University, Moorhead, MN for 10 years and the University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN, for 26 years. Dewey was born in Grand Forks, North Dakota where he attended the University of North Dakota, earning a B.S. & M.A. in Education and a Doctorate in Teacher Education.
The total cost includes the NDSU graduate credit however textbook(s) are not included.
A minimum $20 processing fee will be assessed per person for cancellations received after the start of the course. Refunds are not issued after the start of the course or after access to the course has been provided. Use the Cancel Registration Form to cancel your registration for an NDSU Distance and Continuing Education class.