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Winston Learning Series (WLS)

 

Parents and professionals are invited to these free annual forums that are one facet of the educational outreach of WSSA. The WLS is facilitated by medical specialists, educators, and leading professionals presenting current information on topics related to learning disabilities.

These forums are held annually on our campus at 8565 Ewing Halsell, San Antonio, Texas.

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“Walking in the Shoes of a Child with Learning Disabilities”

 

Teaching the Child who Learns Differently” 

Lead by the WSSA Faculty and Staff

 

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 ~ 7:00 pm 

There will also be a WSSA Admissions Open House from 6:00pm to 7:00 pm 

WSSA faculty and staff will present an overview of learning disabilities and specific strategies to help students with learning disabilities become more successful in school.  There is no pre-requisite for this presentation, anyone can attend.

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“Life After Winston”

Monitored by Charles J. Karulak, Ed.D., Headmaster, The Winston School San Antonio

 

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 ~ 7:00 pm

There will also be a WSSA Admissions Open House from 6:00pm to 7:00 pm 

This informative panel of Winston’s former students and alumni will speak about their life experiences throughout college and/or their careers after graduating from WSSA. There is no pre-requisite for this presentation, anyone can attend.

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“Vocational Outcomes”

Presented by Steven Yocham, M.Ed., Head of Upper School, and Julie Holloway, M.Ed., College and Career Counselor.

 
This session will address how people with learning disabilities/differences may benefit from vocational training. The presenters will share labor market data regarding needs for the present day and future workforcedevelopment. Vocational Outcomes will highlight the need for soft skill and technology training, provide information on available preparation programs, offer tools for evaluating the best program fit for a student, and summarize statistics regarding opportunities, salaries, and success.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 ~ 7:00 pm

There will also be a WSSA Admissions Open House from 6:00pm to 7:00 pm 

 

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To attend please RSVP in advance to Julie Holloway, M.Ed. at  jholloway@winston-sa.org.

 

 

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