Languages Department
Learning Differences Conference 2013


You may join us for the Pre Conference Activity "A Walk in Ancient Athens"


In addition to the Workshops scheduled for Saturday April 20th, a keynote presentation will take place,

  • Annette Sawyer, Director of Education and Enrichment Programs, Museum of Science Boston will present
    “Partnerships in Your Community To Support Your Curriculum Goals: Learn to Harness the Affordances of Your Informal Institutions”


Workshops, 20th April, 2013 Presenters
An Overview of Nonverbal Learning Disabilities and Strategies for Success » Swisher, Megan, Ph.D. »
Art and Mathematics: "Bridges and Mutual Inspirations" » Papanikolaou, Apostolos M.Sc. »,
Mavrommatis, Aris »
Collaborative Problem Solving » Brown, Katrina J., M.A. »
Developing Curriculum for English Language Learners » Gouleta, Eirini, Ed.D. »
Evidence-based Teaching in Science » Dellas, Tina, M.Sc.,M.A. »
Get a Grip on the Flip: The Flipped Classroom » Rontogiannis, Labrini, M.Ed. »
Inclusive Practices = Effective Teaching » Hanagan, Gail, M.Ed. »,
Pascolini, Sandy, M.Ed. »
Incorporating Study and Organizational Skills in the Regular Classroom » Kaplani, Markella, M.A. »
Let’s Inquire! Inquiry as Best Practice for ALL Students » Dotterweich, Roslyn, M.Ed.(cand.) »
Opening Our Doors, Lessons from Grant Supported Training for Museum Professionals » Sawyer, Annette, B.Sc., MBA »
“Play is the Work of Children” – Using Pretend Play to Enhance Language Acquisition and Social Communication in the Classroom » Willms, Manisha, M.A. S-LP(C) »
Promoting Positive Behavior in Students » Grigoratos, Angelik, M.A. »,
Pashalis, Despina, B.A., B.Sc. »
Reaching Out to All Students: Planning for Differentiation in the Classroom » Mantarakis, Nick, Ph.D. »,
Karageorgou, Iro, M.Ed. »
Response to Intervention: Evaluating the Whole Child » Muir, Laura, M.Sc. »
Rhythm, Stress and Intonation: American Pronunciation Meets Theatrical Training » Schmidt, Larry, Ph.D. »
RTI and Brain Gym ®. Why Movement is Important to Get Your Brain Working Effectively! » Karakostanoglou, Maria, M.A.,DEA »
Step Into The Student-Centered Classroom » Carter, Ramona, M.A. »
Teaching Culture in a Multicultural Classroom » Pascoe, Diana, Ph.D. »,
Schmidt, Larry, Ph.D. »
Time & Task Management – Improving Executive Function Skills for Students Across RTI (Response to Intervention) Tiers » Willms, Manisha, M.A. S-LP(C) »
Visual Thinking: How to Leverage the Visual Thinkers Strengths in School, Work & Social Interactions » McManmon, Michael, Ed.D. »