continuing education

Reading Strategies for Tutors: How to identify and build auditory memory

Ruth G. Hardman Adult Literacy Service will be presenting another training by Penny Stack next Saturday at the Hardesty Regional Library.

This training will focus on how to identify and build auditory memory. Ms. Stack, from the Dyslexia Institutes of America, will show tutors and learners strategy tips focusing on auditory memory that typically are underlying issues to comprehension challenges. 

Saturday, June 28th

9:30-10:30 a.m.

Hardesty Regional Library, 8316 E 93rd St

Please call the literacy office at 918-549-7400 to register.

Knowledge is Power!

Did you know that you can take online non-credit courses through Universal Class with your library card?

Many courses focus on developing specific knowledge and skills of interest to nonprofit organizations.  The best part is it’s all free and available from home 24/7. 

 

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  • How to Write a Grant Proposal

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Taking a Step Forward in ESL/ELL Instruction!

Are you a literacy tutor working with an ESL student? Would you like the opportunity to learn new ways to work with your student on his/her goals? The Literacy Resource Office at the Oklahoma Department of Libraries is offering an ESL workshop, Taking a Step Forward in ESL/ELL Instruction.

Did you make a New Year's resolution to learn a new skill or try out some different hobbies? Then take a look at our Universal Class database!

The Universal Class database offers a wide variety of online classes that you can apply to your career, your home life, or your leisure time. Crafts, entrepreneurship, accounting, real estate, pet care, mathematics, cooking and writing are just a few of the many subjects that are offered. Classes are generally divided up into several lessons, and include outside links to helpful websites, instructor feedback, and assignments and exams to put your newfound knowledge to the test.