Registration for Summer LEAP 2014 is now open!
Writing is Thinking: Building Writing Skills that Improve Executive Function
Monday, August 4 through Friday, August 15 (5 days a week) 9:00 A.M. – 11:30 A.M.
Taught by Amy Miller, Executive Director of The May Center. Amy is currently working on a book for teachers that focuses on building writing skills that improve executive function.
This mini course will focus on writing logically sound sentences and planning, organizing, and executing both single and multi-paragraph academic essays.
$750 per student
6 students maximum
For students entering 5th-7th grade
Click on Summer LEAP 2014 link at the right to register.
Early Learning and Early Intervention: Setting Your Child Up for Success
The May Center for Learning has launched a program to help parents, teachers and caregivers identify children who may be at risk for having learning differences and to direct them to appropriate resources.
The May Center for Learning is a non-profit school, tutoring, and outreach center in Santa Fe, NM for intelligent students who have learning differences such as dyslexia, dysgraphia, dyscalculia, and ADD – attention deficit disorder or ADHD – attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. We are committed to providing a comprehensive skill acquisition program for students that enables them to achieve to their intellectual potential and develop a positive self-concept through successful academic experiences. In addition, we provide outreach to parents, educators, and other professionals in the field of learning differences. To achieve these goals, we focus on four skill areas: Literacy, Empowerment, Advocacy, Principles–LEAP.