PD Marketplace November Features

Touch the Sky
offers Interactive Learning and Therapy and Professional Development Instruction using Videoconferencing Technology. Touch the Sky works with educators, therapists, health professionals, and presenters to share innovative techniques that enhance their own communication skills as well as boost student and participant self esteem by integrating voice skills, music, posture, sound, and drama to engage students, enhance learning and develop better listening strategies. These strategies work well for educators at all levels and are especially helpful for those who work with students with Aspergers Syndrome, Attention Deficit Disorder, Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Cerebral Palsy, Deaf/Cochlear Implants, Downs Syndrome, Dyspraxia, Dyslexia, Epilepsy, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, Multicomplex Difficulties and Very Gifted and Talented.

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Teaching Students with Learning Difficulties Using Video Conferencing as a Powerful Method
Teaching students who have Autistic Spectrum Disorder or Downs Syndrome can be the most amazing experience.  Can we use Video Conferencing as a tool for engagement?

Counseling for Young People
Counseling is a known and helpful way to become more clear about one's life, and it can change lives. Many young people need support and are reluctant to ask for it.

Milentos - Confidence Through Fun!
Milentos is a structured Programme designed to build and boost confidence and self-esteem.....through fun-based activities.This introductory hour is a pre-cursor to a 5 week Programme.

Communication Through Music and Drama
This is a training given by a practitioner who has worked this way both face to face and using videoconferencing to show that both music and drama are key elements to learning and are often forgotten in the search for exam results.
This is also very useful fo...

Become a Powerful Presenter in the Workplace Through the Power of Voice
This course uses various voice skills like voice projection to develop confidence and technique to deliver engaging presentations. During the program, we will explore how the voice "moves" as well as listen to how other presenters use these skills. As a hand...