Learn how to identify and assess a student’s cognitive ability, academic achievement, cognitive skills and social-emotional learning.
This three-day online workshop is designed to support and upskill primary and secondary teachers, special educators and learning support staff to help assess a student’s cognitive ability, academic achievement, cognitive skills and social-emotional learning.
At this workshop, you’ll learn:
Once you’ve completed the training, you’ll be accredited to use our gold-standard user-level B assessments, including the WIAT-III, Ravens 2, PPVT-5, and EVT-3 that will help you understand and support the needs of struggling learners.
Unit 1 – Sessions 1 & 2 : Statistics in Context
Please note that Unit 1 is compulsory for any teacher or special educator at User Level A wishing to upskill to User Level B. For special educators and clinicians already at User Level B or above, Unit 1 is an excellent ‘refresher’ day for understanding statistics and scores.
Unit 2 – Session 3: Practical application of the WIAT-III
While getting hands-on with the WIAT-III, you'll learn:
Please note that Unit 2 is compulsory for any teacher or special educator at User Level A wishing to upskill to User Level B. For special educators and clinicians already at User Level B or above, Unit 2 is an opportunity to get hands-on the WIAT-III and learn about the basic aspects of administration, scoring, and interpretation.
To attend our ABLE workshop, you will need to register on our Pearson Clinical website www.pearsonclinical.com.au/accounts/create
You will be required to have an approved mentor to supervise your scoring and reporting of User Level B practice assessments. This mentor MUST be an existing user-level B or C and have at least 6 – 12 months experience using User Level B assessments. Both you and your mentor will have to sign an agreement with Pearson Academy to acknowledge the supervision requirements and expectations. Your mentor will be responsible for acknowledging you have completed the administration of at least 10 User Level B assessments in a “informal practice setting”.
Please do not hesitate to send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org should you have any questions.
Pearson Academy reserves the right to reject any registrations that do not meet the criteria set out above.