Mainstream Teacher Workshop - Telethon Speech & Hearing

Mainstream Teacher Workshop

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Talkabout 5 Classroom


This virtual workshop will explore how to best support a child with a language delay within the mainstream classroom through a series of video sessions led by specialists at Telethon Speech & Hearing. It will also discuss best practice in language instruction and how this can be practically applied to whole class teaching in the mainstream setting.

How to access video sessions

Your paid ticket contains a code to view sessions from our all-day workshop, presented by specialists at Telethon Speech & Hearing.

Registrants are free to watch as many of the sessions as they like. Access to these recordings will automatically close at 3:00pm on Friday 19 August 2022.  

Detailed information about the sessions, as well as the impressive list of engaging and knowledgeable presenters, can be found by clicking on each session below. 

For any difficulties accessing the videos, please contact Telethon Speech & Hearing.

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Workshop Booklet

The Mainstream Teacher Virtual Workshop is best viewed alongside our dedicated booklet. This booklet includes an overview of the presentation slides, additional information, and helpful resources to include in your daily classroom activities.

The booklet is available in a PDF format and can be downloaded once registration for our workshop is confirmed.

Topics Covered

Speech and Language Development: Difficulties and Disorders

Duration: 41 minutes

Get to Know Your Triggers

Duration: 46 minutes

Supporting Narrative Skills for Children with Language Difficulties

Duration: 17 minutes

Effective Questioning in the Classroom

Duration: 20 minutes

Number Sense and Number Talks

Duration: 18 minutes

Implementing a Literacy Programs for Children with Language Delays

Duration: 24 minutes

Vocabulary and Semantic Organisation

Duration: 17 minutes

Motor Development and Self Regulation

Duration: 60 minutes

Parent Perspective

Duration: 25 minutes

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Video recordings will be available for viewing from 1st June 2022 until 19th August 2022. If you require time beyond this period to watch each session, please contact the Talkabout team to discuss alternative options.

Session times vary from 17 minutes to 60 minutes. The length of each session is detailed in its page description.

Mainstream Teacher Workshop sessions will be available through the Telethon Speech & Hearing website. No special software is required. For any technical issues viewing the recordings, please contact the team at Telethon Speech & Hearing.

No. Sessions will be made online from Wednesday, 1 June 2022 with ongoing viewing access until Friday, 19 August 2022.