Nanci Shepardson

On April 15, 2021, The Literacy Institute at Woodlynde School welcomed Nanci K. Shepardson M.S.Ed., Ed.S. W.D.P., Senior Educational Technologist at Wilson Language Training®, for Technology Tools that Support Executive Functioning Skills.

Nanci Shepardson is the Senior Educational Technologist at Wilson Language Training®. A credentialed and experienced K-12 Reading Specialist and consultant for the International Dyslexia Association, she is an advocate and resource for students with disabilities and their families as well as a professional speaker on dyslexia, language-based disabilities, and assistive technology throughout the country.

In this program, Nanci focused on executive functions and the technology tools that help students with these challenges, especially in relation to the planning and organizing needed for writing, note-taking, and organization. She shared a wide range of specific technology resources and tools as well as how and when to introduce and employ these resources with our students.

Click below to download your Certificate of Attendance or to watch a recording of Nanci Shepardson's presentation through May 3, 2021.
Download a Certificate of Attendance for Technology Tools that Support Executive Functioning Skills.

Watch the recorded event on YouTube through May 3, 2021.
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Woodlynde School is a private, co-ed college prep day school located in suburban Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, that serves intelligent, talented students with learning differences in grades K - 12. Woodlynde provides a comprehensive, evidence-based Kindergartenelementarymiddle and high school program in a challenging yet nurturing environment for students with average to above average cognitive abilities (IQ) who have language- or math-based learning differences (such as Dyslexia, Dysgraphia or Dyscalculia), Executive Function Challenges, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), or Auditory Processing Disorder. Even for those students without a diagnosed learning disability (LD), Woodlynde offers expert and caring teachers in small classroom settings that support academic success. Woodlynde School also offers a post-graduate (PG) program in partnership with Rosemont College as well as a regional Summer Camp for students who learn differently.