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PEN News

Posted: August 14, 2015

Volunteers Needed for PEN Marketing and Fund Development Team

PEN is looking for volunteers with professional experience in  Marketing Public Relations Event Planning Fund Development Sales to join the Marketing and Fund Development Team. &...
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PEN News

Posted: August 14, 2015

New PEN Membership Structure

PEN has always operated as a membership-based organization. This provides essential revenue to support our programs and creates a community for new members to join. As we move into the new school year we are announcing an updated members...
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Resources

Posted: June 03, 2015

Greetings from SF's Learning Differences Librarian!

librarian paper. by kitskids on DeviantArt Hello PEN and happy summer! My name is Laura Lay and I am the new Learning Differences Librarian at San Francisco Public Library. I...
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PEN News

Posted: June 01, 2015

Our Year in Review!

Dear Members, As another school year draws to a close, we would like to take this opportunity to share an overview of the progress made by PEN this year.  Since 2003, PEN has become the Bay Area's premier grass roots res...
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Parents

Posted: May 22, 2015

Listening and Sharing - Parent Meetings

Guest post by Elizabeth Corsale,  MFT Pathways Institute, San Francisco, CA Recently Parents Education Network has begun a parent’s discussion series and I have been fortunate and honored to facilitate these monthly...
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Partnership

Posted: May 08, 2015

Reading and the Brain Study at UCSF brainLENS

We are pleased to share this information from EdRev speaker Dr. Fumiko Hoeft of the Dyslexia Center @ UCSF At UCSF brainLENS (Laboratory for Educational Neuroscience, Director: Fumiko Hoeft MD PhD), we are now conducting a one of a k...
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PEN News

Posted: May 08, 2015

PEN Staff: SAFE Facilitator Sara Kay Stepping Down

Here at PEN we are very sorry to be saying goodbye to our wonderful SAFE Facilitator Sara Kay, and we wish her well in the next stage of her journey! After a fulfilling and edifying year as San Francisco SAFE Program Facilitator, I m...
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EdRev

Posted: May 07, 2015

Gavin Newsom grabs audience's attention at EdRev 2015

Guest post by Ann Farris, www.dyslexiadiscovery.com Gavin Newsom is a powerful presence. The former Mayor of San Francisco and now Lieutenant Governor of California was the keynote speaker at EdRev 2015 on Saturday, April 25th. EdRev...
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EdRev

Posted: May 07, 2015

EdRev 2015 Art Contest Winners

Congratulations to the winners of EdRev 2015's Art Contest for Students who Learn Differently, and all the participants who had their wonderful work displayed! The winners this year were: 1st Place Visual Art Milo Narushche...
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Books

Posted: May 07, 2015

PEN in Partnership with Read Me Differently

As members of PEN know very well, when a child has dyslexia or other learning differences (LD) it affects much more than his or her academic performance at school. That's why we are so proud to be joining the Read Me Differently...
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