The Northwestern Illinois Association



The NIA offers a wide array of inservice opportunities for teachers and paraprofessionals in our member districts as well as out-of-region districts. 
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    For Parents/Guardians
   For Educators
  Deaf and Hard of Hearing Workshops:

Sign Language Classes

February 1st - April 12th
Northwestern Illinois Association
2422 W. Main Street, Suite 3A
St. Charles, IL 60175

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  Therapy Workshops:

PRAXIS: Evaluation and Treament of the Clumsy Child

Barbara Connolly, EdD, DPT, MEd, BS, FAPTA
Thursday and Friday, February 8-9, 2018

Description: This course is designed to familiarize physical and occupational therapists with the evaluation and treatment of children with clumsiness (dyspraxia/developmental coordination disorder). The newer concepts of motor control and motor development will be discussed in relationship to other neurophysiolic treatments. Treatment techniques and suggestions for the classroom that focus on integrated approaches will be presented.

Elgin Community College
Business Conference Center (BCC) Bldg. E

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