The Handwriting Assessment Workshop will provide all the training necessary for you to assess a range of developmental levels.
Please bring a small calculator to this workshop. Calculators on your phone are acceptable.
The Handwriting Assessment Workshop is an advanced level class.
- Recognize the developmental progression of assessing the skills of handwriting
- Administer the Pre-K Readiness & Writing Assessment and the Screener of Handwriting Proficiency for universal, whole class evaluation
- Describe 8 basic handwriting components essential to handwriting success
- Administer, score, and interpret The Print Tool for 1:1 evaluation
- Write parent-friendly reports, set goals, and document progress for evidence-based practice
- Discover remediation strategies to improve handwriting
- Identify the benefits and process of becoming a certified handwriting specialist
- The Print Tool Evaluation & Remediation Package
2 Refill Packages (If you register for the refills instead of The Print Tool, please remember to bring your Print Tool to the workshop.)
- Canvas Bag
Your Registration Includes:
7 Total Contact Hours $80 in Total Free Materials
|7:30 a.m.||Registration: Coffee and Danish|
|8:00 a.m.||Understanding Handwriting Curricula: Become a knowledgeable handwriting consumer. Compare handwriting curricula.|
|Pre-K Readiness & Writing Assessment and The Screener of Handwriting Proficiency: Understand a developmental approach to assessing handwriting skills. Identify handwriting components that define handwriting legibility. Use results to enhance handwriting lessons, remediate or administer further testing.|
|Preview The Print Tool: Learn about forms and materials. Develop a functional approach to understanding how and when to administer The Print Tool.|
Score The Print Tool: Utilize the Print Tool manual, Student Worksheets for Capitals/Numbers and Lowercase, Transparent Measuring Tool and Evaluation Scoresheet. Calculate scores.
|11:30 a.m.||Lunch on Your Own|
|12:30 p.m.||Score The Print Tool: Continued|
Independent Case Study: Score Chandler
Q & A: Individual help during case study
|Break: Snack and beverage served|
More Than a Score! Handwriting Remediation:
Write reports. Use the Remediate Plan Worksheet to set goals, choose activities, and track progress.
|Information about HWT Level 1 Certification:
Benefits, eligibility, and requirements for becoming a certified handwriting specialist.
|Q & A|
|4:30 p.m.||Certificate of Attendance for 7 Contact Hours|
Location & LodgingHilton New York
1335 Avenue of the Americas (6th Avenue)
New York, NY 10019
**Handwriting Without Tears does not reserve a block of overnight rooms**
DirectionsOn Avenue of the Americas (6th Ave.) between West 53rd and West 54th Streets. 53rd street is west bound and 54th street is east bound. LaGuardia is 8 miles, JFK is 17 miles, Newark is 15 miles, Grand Central station is 15 minutes across town, Penn Station is 15 minutes downtown and Port Authority is 10 minutes downtown.
Parking: Call the workshop venue for more information regarding parking availability and fees.
DiningHerb N'Kitchen – onsite – coffee and light fare items to take away
Remi Restaurant 145 West 53rd Street
Halal Guys 1300-1318 Avenue of the Americas
Connolly's Pub & Restaurant – 43 W 54th St
Stage Deli – 834 7th Avenue
Register online and provide us with your email address and we will email you a confirmation and receipt when we process your registration. We will then email you workshop details 10 days prior to the workshop date. If you do not have access to an email account, we will mail you your receipt and workshop details 10 days prior to the workshop date.
We accept school purchase orders via mail and fax. Download Registration Form
If you have any special requests (preferred area, handicap access needs, etc.) please call our office (402.492.2766) to discuss these requests.
Get Set for School and Handwriting Without Tears reserves the right to cancel or change a class at any time, including but not limited to, lack of participation or trainer availability. Registrants will not be charged for the course.
Get Set for School and Handwriting Without Tears reserve the right to use all media from this workshop (photos, videos, etc.) in print and online advertising. Please notify us in writing if you do not wish to be included. You must be 18 years or older to attend our professional workshops. Children and infants may not be brought to workshops.
You may cancel up to ten days prior for a $35 cancellation fee.
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