Parent Workshops

Where we Train. Empower. Teach.

Are you interested in learning more about how to support children with learning differences? Parent Workshops are for persons (biological relatives, non-biological relatives, extended family, community members) connected to K-8th grade children with learning differences. Our workshops are designed to equip families with research-proven practices to best assist children with learning differences.

What are learning differences?

What strategies can I use to support my child who has a learning difference?

How is a learning difference identified in a child?

What steps can I take to identify if my child has a learning difference?

Parent Workshops

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Registration Information Coming Soon!
  • August 2023–October 2023

    Timing TBD

    What is MAP (Measures of Academic Progress) testing? What do the scores mean?

    Have you heard the phrase "The de Paul Difference?" This workshop will serve as an overview of de Paul’s "Pillars of Instruction." 

  • November 2023–February 2024

    Timing TBD

    Why can some children remember everything and others seem to forget everything? 

    This workshop will help parents and caretakers understand how and why working memory and processing speed impact learning. 

  • March 2024–May 2024

    Timing TBD

    What is a psychological assessment and what do the results mean? 

    This workshop will provide an overview of the assessment process for children with learning differences.

Kemper Academy for Teaching and Learning offers in-person and virtual workshops which focus on best practices for students with specific learning differences in grades K-8. Workshops are complimentary for de Paul families; $25 for the public (GLEC will cover cost for JCPS ECE teachers, JCPS families with students with disabilities & KSB teachers and families).

Workshops are open to the public.

Light refreshments are provided.

All events are hybrid and will held at
The de Paul School
(1925 Duker Ave., Louisville, KY 40205).
A Zoom link will be sent the day of the event.

Contact Us

To learn more about Kemper Academy for Teaching and Learning at The de Paul School, please contact us at 502-459-6131 or via email

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Donations to Kemper Academy help cover financial expenses for de Paul and Kemper Academy faculty to attend ongoing 
Professional Development training in the form of presentations, seminars, and conferences. 

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Kemper Academy for Teaching and Learning is grateful for the generous support from:

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Cralle Foundation

The Gheens Foundation

Fred B. & Opal S. Woosley Foundation