Vision and Learning: Is your child struggling to read?
August 8th, 2018, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM: AM2 Concurrent Session
Children's Vision Task Force, Optometric Physicians of WA
Track: All/Other
Category: Other: to include learning centers, networking, and health.
Session Description: Hour 1: Introduce 5 ways vision can impact learning and delve into conditions that need to be found early on to prevent delay of vision development, and common treatments (in case their students are undergoing some of these treatments)
Hour 2: continue last 3 areas of vision and learning and discuss learning disabilities and vision conditions which may be causing them.
Learning Objectives. Please share 3 key objectives:

1)Learn most common vision conditions affecting early childhood and elementary aged children

2)Learn treatment options for those conditions

3)Know the 5 ways vision impacts learning for all children