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AGC National Presenters’ Series
Neurodiversity in the Classroom with Dr. Thomas Armstrong

The Access to the General Curriculum (AGC) National Presenters’ Series offers participants a unique opportunity to hear some of the leading national experts in education for diverse learners.  Participants will receive information on innovative strategies to support accessibility and proficiency for all learners inclusive of students with disabilities. The trainings support the Texas Teacher Standards and the Domains within the Texas Teacher Evaluation Support System (TTESS).  Join us for this unique and exciting opportunity.

Important Session Information:

Dr. Thomas Armstrong and his book "Neurodiversity in the Classroom" was recently featured in ASCD's Education Leadership: Dr. Armstrong suggests that we need to change the paradigm we use to help students receiving special education services by shifting from a “disability paradigm” to a “diversity paradigm.” Join us at Region 4 ESC to hear from this groundbreaking thought leader. You will receive a copy of Dr. Armstrong's "Neurodiversity in the Classroom" and his newest book, "The Myth of the ADHD Child: 101 Ways to Improve Your Child's Behavior and Attention Span without Drugs, Labels, or Coercion."

Dimension 1.3: Knowledge of Students, Dimension 2.1: Achieving Expectations, Dimension 2.3: Communication, Dimension 2.4: Differentiation, Dimension 2.5: Monitor and Adjust, Dimension 3.1: Classroom Environment, Routines and Procedures, Dimension 3.3: Classroom Culture, Dimension 4.1: Professional Demeanor and Ethics, Dimension 4.2: Goal Setting, Dimension 4.3: Professional Development; Standard 1 - Instructional Leadership, Standard 4 - School Culture

Registration for this session has ended
Session ID:
Credits Available:
(6) Clock Hours
(6) CPE
Contact Person:
Becky Maya

Thomas Armstrong, Ph.D
Registration Fee:
Curriculum Specialist, Inclusion Specialists, Personnel Working with Assistive Technology, Special Education Teachers, Teachers, All Levels
Date Time Location
10/16/2017 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM Region 4 ESC - MCC 101
7145 West Tidwell, Houston, 77092

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