SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif., March 27, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes will host a webinar series featuring a selection of presenters from the 2013 Lindamood-Bell International Conference Imagine Learning: The Imagery-Language Connection for Reading, Comprehension and Memory. The public is invited to attend these free presentations via WebEx™. Attendees can view this webinar online or view it at one of Lindamood-Bell's Learning Centers. Registration is required and open now. Early registration is recommended.
The first webinar in the series will take place Friday, April 12, 2013, 9:00 a.m. PDT, 12:00 p.m. EDT, and will feature the keynote address from Lindamood-Bell Director and Co-founder, Nanci Bell, entitled Imagery: A Sensory-Cognitive Foundation for the Component Parts of Reading. It discusses the integral role imagery plays in reading and comprehension. Imagery is a sensory-cognitive function underlying the component parts of reading; word attack, word recognition, contextual reading, and reading comprehension.
About Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes
Lindamood-Bell helps children and adults improve language processing – the foundation of all communication and learning. For over 25 years, our intensive, process-based instruction has been used to strengthen the sensory-cognitive functions needed for reading and comprehension, and has proven successful for individuals with learning challenges, including dyslexia, ADHD, and ASD. With 50 Learning Centers in and beyond the United States, our continued growth includes research collaborations with MIT, UAB, Wake Forest, and Georgetown University, as well as recognition from the U.S. Department of Education, Newsweek, Time, US News and World Report, Neuron, NeuroImage, CNN, and PBS. Visit www.lindamoodbell.com for more information.
CONTACT: Erin Bell, Director of Communication (800) 233-1819
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