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Linda Meloy

Professor of Special Education, Western Illinois University - Quad-Cities
Dr. Linda Meloy

Programme:
Educators' Conference
Area of Specialty:Special Education

Biography

Dr. Linda Meloy is a Professor Emeritus of Special Education, a Nationally Certified School Psychologist, and a former classroom teacher. She has +20 years of experience working with teachers/parents of children/adolescents with a variety of learning/behavior problems. She is a frequently invited speaker and recently completed a Fulbright appointment at Kwara State University, Malete, Nigeria.

 
 
Full Day Institute
Title Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder - Straight Talk and More!
Programme Educators' Conference
Days Offered Monday October 22, 2012 (10:00-17:00) and repeated Tuesday October 23, 2012 (10:00-17:00)
Description

A.M. Objectives = Accurate identification of the disorder and core deficits in executive functioning

P.M. Objectives = Point of performance needs in the classroom and at home, along with teacher and parent resources.

Objective
  • Increase one's knowledge base on ADHD
  • Provide strategies to support executive functioning needs
Target Audience Administrators and Educators
Conference Material
 
3-Hour Workshop
Title Currculum-based Measurement: A formative assessment tool for ease in tracking academic performance
Programme Educators' Conference
Days Offered Wednesday October 24, 2012 (10:00-13:00)
Description

An overview of curribulum-based measurement in reading, spelling, and written expression for benchmarking and progress monitoring will be presented, along with the provision of low/no cost materials used for this type of assessment.

Objective
  • Knowledge of these helpful formative assessment tools.
  • Introduction to administration and scoring.
  • Resources for implementation.
Target Audience Administrators and Educators
Conference Material
 

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