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An evaluation of the impact of OLT’s course in ADHD on teacher practice and student outcomes
6th Nov 2023
Missed out on this year's Global ADHD Conference?
Don't worry! OLT is proud to bring you an exclusive presentation from one of the key 2023 Global ADHD conference speakers: Melanie Porter, Associate Professor at Macquarie University.
Bridging the gap in professional development
In partnership with OLT and ADHD Australia, Melanie's presentation shines a light on the critical need for professional development in ADHD education. It also offers a preliminary evaluation of the impact of OLT’s ‘Understanding Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder’ course on professional teaching practice, knowledge and confidence.
An evaluation that matters
You can read Melanie's research below now and explore how OLT's 'Understanding ADHD' course can transform your teaching approach and help improve learning outcomes for students with ADHD.
View Melanie's presentation now
OLT partner up for the 2023 Global ADHD Conference. Two days left to register!
With just two days left to go, we’re excited to announce that we’re partnering with ADHD Australia and Associate Professor Melanie Porter (Macquarie University) for some exciting research at this year’s Global ADHD Conference.
Organised by ADHD Australia and ADHD UK on 5 – 6 October 2023, this conference runs for 24 hours across all time zones, offering the perfect platform to facilitate conversations around ADHD and increase understanding at a global level.
With 2023 looking set to be even bigger and better than ever, make sure you register now to secure your place!
Why attend the Global ADHD Conference?
This ambitious, two-day event brings together the very best ADHD experts and celebrity speakers to a worldwide audience for two days of insightful learning, inspiration and innovation!
The conference itself is online and FREE to attend and you can watch it live on YouTube and contribute to the Q&A sessions or catch up on any sessions you couldn’t attend.
Don’t miss! Melanie Porter: teacher training and ADHD
We’re delighted to announce that Melanie Porter will be presenting her current research project (in partnership with ADHD Australia and OLT) on the functional outcomes of teacher professional development for ADHD students.
Tune into the 2023 Global ADHD Conference at 13.45 AEST to view Melanie's session. Plus, our very own Trish Rymer will be available to take your questions during the live Q&A, so don’t miss it!
The conference itself, kicks off online at 10pm AEST time on 5 October and runs for 24 hours until 10pm AEST on 6 October.
To secure your place register now: Register now!
For more about this year’s event, including a full 24-hour schedule visit the 2023 Global ADHD Conference website.