Is it Dysgraphia? How to tell and what to do about it!

Presented by: Kati McIlroy

About the Webinar

Students with learning disabilities often feel that writing assignments are the worst part of the school day. Whether classes are in-person, eLearning, or hybrid, struggling writers experience a range of writing challenges including:

  • Poor spelling and grammar
  • Difficulty with composition
  • Illegible handwriting
  • Depending on adults to scribe

In this live webinar, Kati McIlroy, OT/L, ATS provides information about dysgraphia and other writing disabilities to improve social and emotional outcomes, increase motivation, and build student independence. Kati will answer top questions about dysgraphia and provides you with:

  • A clear understanding of dysgraphia
  • Quick Writing Screening tool for word prediction and speech recognition
  • How Co:Writer with speech recognition, word prediction & completion, Topic Dictionaries, and more can build independence and student confidence

About the Presenter

Kati McIlroy

Assistive Technology Specialist and an Occupational Therapist who has worked in school districts for over 15 years in Southern California and currently works with Don Johnston Incorporated as an Educational Support Specialist. She collaborates with district professionals, educators, and therapists to integrate technologies that help students access the curriculum.