Solutions for Learning Conference

Breakthrough to Excellence


Thursday, March 21st, 2019, 8:00 am – 3:15 pm

Holiday Inn Burlington Hotel and Conference Centre

Thank you to our Sponsors, Speakers, Delegates and Volunteers for making this year’s Conference such a success.

Click here to access Conference handouts and presentation materials (please use the password you were provided in the post-conference email) 


We are proud to present the 8th Annual:

Solutions for Learning Conference: Breakthrough to Excellence

Our conference features a morning keynote address, followed by 3 sessions of breakout presentations with 4 presentations to choose from. Along with a day filled with important information sharing, participants will have a great opportunity to network with like-minded individuals to build on their knowledge.



Morning Keynote Presentation:

Understanding Learning Disabilities: How Processing Affects Mathematics’ Learning
Dr. Sue Ball, ABSNP, C. Psych., Chief Psychologist and Janine Franklin, Vice-Principal and former Math Curriculum Coordinator, York Region District School Board



Featured Breakout Sessions:

  • An In-Depth Look at How Processing Affects Mathematics’ Learning
  • Doing It TechDude Style – Technology in the Classroom
  • Reading Rocks in Halton and the Use of Therapy Dogs in Niagara
  • Phonological Awareness and Incorporating Multisensory Instruction
  • Activated Learning Using Executive Functioning to Reinvigorate Self-Regulated Learning in Instruction, Assessment and Feedback
  • Supporting Students with Learning Disabilities Through Technology in the Mathematics Classroom
  • Improving Numeracy Skills Through the Use of Infographics
  • Understanding Learning Disabilities and Mental Health
  • Nocturne – Gamified Learning for Engagement, Community and Improved Literacy
  • Keeping Doors Open – Transitions, Pathways and Student Success
  • A Practical Approach to Universal Design for Learning
View the Agenda

8:00 – 8:45 AM

Check In at Registration Desk, Breakfast

8:45 – 9:00 AM

Opening Remarks and Introductions

9:00 – 10:15 AM

Keynote Address

10:15 – 10:30 AM

Nutrition Break

10:30 – 11:45 AM

Breakout Session 1

11:45 – 12:30 PM


12:30 – 1:45 PM

Breakout Session 2

1:45 – 2:00 PM

Nutrition Break

2:00 – 3:15 PM

Breakout Session 3

3:15 – 3:25 PM

Closing Remarks

3:25 PM


A Special Thank You to our Gold and Silver Sponsors for their support of our 8th Annual Solutions for Learning Conference