Sharon Plante, M.Ed.
Learning Disabilities Teacher
Director of Technology
The Southport School

Sharon Plante, an educator with 22 years teaching experience in special education, has been an educator at The Southport School for fourteen years, as well as currently serving as Director of Technology. She utilizes her educational training and love of technology to engage students with learning disabilities in building their skills and finding success. Sharon is the co-author of Using Technology to Engage Students with Learning Disabilities. She was awarded the 2016 Distinguished Alumni Award from George Mason University College of Education and Human Development. She has presented at Everyone Reading, EdRev, Edscape, ATIA (Assistive Technology Industry Association), Spotlight on Dyslexia, IDA (International Dyslexia Association) and New York Chapter of ALTA (Academic Language Trainers Association), as well as at several EdCamps, on using technology to empower the dyslexic learner. Sharon is a co-founder of #edtechchat, and co-organizer of EdCampSWCT.

Watch full session recordings from the October, 2018 conference at Harvard Medical School

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The Developing Brain, Language, Reading, Heredity

Presented by Dr. Nadine Gaab

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Oral Language and Reading: Pre-K through Adolescence

Presented by Dr. Anthony Bashir

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Assessing children who struggle with dyslexia and literacy: Connecting Oral Language and Reading

Presented by Dr. Tiffany Hogan

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Intervention: Integrating Technology, Oral Language and Reading

Presented by Sharon Plante, M.ED.

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