The Neuro-Semantic Language Learning Theory (NsLLT)

Introduction to semantics, pragmatics and semiotics

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When: 02-01-2020 (Saturday) 09:00AM to 03:30PM

This workshop explains why understanding the semantics, pragmatics, and semiotics of language allows for improved literacy and behavior. Participants will learn about the NsLLT, aligned methods, and will practice some of the pedagogical practices. Beginning Level Workshop.

Key Concepts: Neuro-semantic Language Learning Theory, language strategies, learning systems, learning and thinking, language acquisition, intervention, process vs. products
Learner Objectives: Participants will be able to: 1) Explain the Neuro-semantic Language Learning Theory 2) Explain how learning language is related to learning to behave
Course Number: 2003
Full Registration Price: $135.00
Pre-Registation Price: $110.00

Pre-Registration price is valid through Midnight 01-25-2020 Pacific time. You can still register up to the first day of class for full price.

  • University of Portland
  • 5000 N. Willamette Blvd., Portland, Oregon 97203
Optional Credits:
  • ASHA CEUs - $15.00
  • WA Continuing Education Clock Hours - $0.00
  • University of Portland Non-Program Graduate Credit (CEU's) - $40.00

This workshop appears to be at capacity so online registration is unavailable. If interested in registering, please call us at (503) 670-1740, and we'll place you on a wait list to register if any openings become available.


Ellyn Lucas Arwood, Ed.D. More Information
Alyse Rostamizadeh, M.S.Ed. More Information
Louise Debreczeny, Ed.D., Learning and Leading (with Neuroeducation Certificate from the University of Portland) More Information