Parent Conference at ESC Region XV:
The 2019 Parent Conference will take place October of 2019. Please check back for more information on the speakers. Parents and teachers are encouraged to attend.
Dyslexia Therapist and Practitioner’s Training:
The JPW Teacher Training Center offers a 2 year training course in Academic Language Therapy using Take Flight: A Comprehensive Intervention for Students with Dyslexia developed at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children in Dallas. The prerequisite to begin this training is a bachelors degree. Graduate hours may be obtained for attending this training program through Midwestern State University. The Trainee must contact Midwestern State University for details. The dates for this training will be in San Angelo, Texas, June 10-21, 2019; Tentative dates for Midland, Year 1 Training July 8-19; Year 2 Training Dates for Midland July 8-19th; Lyford Tentative: Year 1: July 29-August 9; Lyford Year 2: July 29-August 9. A Fall 2019 Class of the Take Flight Training will begin in September 2019. For more information on this class please contact the office at 325-655-2331.
The $250.00 non-refundable deposit must accompany your application, transcripts and other items requested in the application. See link for application at the bottom of this page. For more information please call 325-655-2331.
Rite Flight Training Reading Rate Training:
The JPW Learning Center offers Rite Flight Training to teachers. This is a class room program that helps students with reading comprehension and fluency. The next training for this will be Summer 2019. This curriculum was developed by the staff at the Lucias Waites Center for Dyslexia and other learning disorders, at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. This is a one day training, scheduled on an as-requested basis.
Multi-Sensory Math Training:
The Multi-sensory Math Course is for teachers who are working with students who suffer from dyscalculia. This course enables teachers to teach these students from learning basic addition, subtraction through Algebra classes. This is a one day course and will be presented during Summer 2019 and is also presented on an as-requested basis.
If an organization/district has 10 or more individuals who are in need of training offered through the JPW Learning Center, the JPW Learning Center staff can come to you. Please call the office, at 325-655-2331, to learn more about trainings that can be offered.
To apply for either training, please click this link: Teacher Training Application