Building Blocks and Barriers to Learning - Limerick

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South Court Hotel

Raheen Roundabout

Raheen

V94 E77X Limerick

Ireland

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Researchers from the Centre for Attention, Learning and Memory (CALM), University of Cambridge are hosting an exciting evening of talks and dicussion. This series of talks invites education practitioners to learn more about the specific barriers children face within and beyond the classroom.

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4:00pm: Opening Remarks: Dr Jacalyn Guy

Session 1: Cognitive building blocks of learning

4:20 – 4:40pm: The impact of poor working memory on classroom learning, Dr Joni Holmes

4:40 – 4:50pm: Skills for problem-solving, Ms. Sinéad O’Brien

Session 2: Behavioural challenges

4:50 – 5:10pm: What is ADHD and how does it feel?, Dr Marc Bennett

5:10 – 5:20pm: Understanding the links between communication and behaviour, Ms Silvana Mareva

5:30pm: Break FREE REFRESHMENTS

Session 3: Socio-economic status and learning

5:45pm: The impact of socio-economic status on learning, Dr Edwin Dalmaijer

6:00pm: Breakout session Opportunity for questions and discussion.

6:45pm: Closing Remarks

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South Court Hotel

Raheen Roundabout

Raheen

V94 E77X Limerick

Ireland

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