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2016 - 26th Annual Learning Symposium

 

 
Passion, Perseverance, Purpose – Developing the Mindset for Success
Presented by David Meketon, Research Coordinator Duckworth Lab, University of Pennsylvania


The focus of the 26th Annual Learning Symposium was Mindset. David Meketon, the Research Coordinator for the Duckworth Lab started by Dr. Angela Duckworth at the University of Pennsylvania, was our Keynote Presenter. He delivered an informative lecture on the effect of grit and mindset on a person’s education. For privacy reasons, we are unable to share his presentation.
Below, you can find video recordings of breakout sessions that were conducted on January 29, 2016, after Mr. Meketon’s keynote lecture. Each of these breakout sessions complemented Mr. Meketon’s keynote lecture and focused on a variety of topics associated with “GRIT: Passion, Perseverance, and Purpose, Developing the Mindset for Success”.


Breakout Sessions:


The Ins and Outs of ADHD
Ins and Outs of ADHD, Presented by Mel Cohen, M.D.

Ins and Outs of ADHD from The Winston School San Antonio on Vimeo.

 

Response to Intervention (RTI),
Presented by Susan Houser, LSSP

 

Response to Intervention (RTI) from The Winston School San Antonio on Vimeo.


LD Assessment and Eligibility
LD Assessment and Eligibility, Presented by Diana Kenny, LSSP

LD Assessment and Eligibility from The Winston School San Antonio on Vimeo.


Challenging Behaviors at Home and School
Presented by John Reynolds, M.A., LSSP, BCBA

Challenging Behaviors at Home and School from The Winston School San Antonio on Vimeo.

 

Sense of Self – Healthy Support for Identity Development
Presented by Jill Thurber, PhD

Sense of Self: Healthy Support for Identity Development from The Winston School San Antonio on Vimeo.


Ethics Track
Ethics Track, Presented by a panel of professionals:


Medical Presenter: Thomas C. Jefferson, M.D.
Education Presenter: Laurie Klose, PhD, LSSP
Communication Disorders Presenter: Patricia Brannon, M.A., CCCSLP
Legal Presenter: Gabe Quintanilla

 

Ethics Track from The Winston School San Antonio on Vimeo.