This workshop is ideal for parents seeking knowledge and understanding of the effects cognitive skills – visual and auditory processing, working and long-term memory, and attention skills, among others – have on learning. Attendees will receive knowledge as well as practical strategies to apply in the home or classroom. The course is fun and interactive and includes information about new brain research and how it affects today’s learners. The course also provides methods and tools in detecting students with weak cognitive skills and tools to strengthen these skills.