Weinfeld Education Group, LLC Presents…
Elizabeth Abeel is an award wining artist and teacher.
She has worked as a professional artist for over 30 years and has taught classes to adults and teens for the past 15 years.
credits the creative process for providing the tools that helped her
discover pathways to work with her
daughter Samantha's learning disability as they navigated an innovative journey through school and life outside of school.
feels that a creative approach to students who learn differently is a vital ingredient to their success,and that creative thinking skills can be learned and developed.
presentations with her
openly shares her
perspective as a parent raising a child with learning disabilities and shares some of the creative approaches that they discovered.
will detail specific accommodations utilized by the school, the value of proper assessment and early identification, as well as effective parenting strategies.
will also outline the impact learning disabilities have on other members of the family will also be explored.
The talk will also address the unique identity formation that takes place for individuals with learning disabilities and giftedness.
will share concrete strategies for strengths based creative problems solving and Samantha will share some of the tools she
currently uses to navigate an independent adult life.