Heather is a member of Learning Difficulties Australia and many clients find her services through this program. As a consultant for LDA Heather is a special education teacher with other professionals who are dedicated to helping students who have learning difficulties. Consultants of LDA focus their approach to learning difficulties through scientific research as the most current practises in teaching to assist their students. More information about LDA can be found on their website: https://www.ldaustralia.org
The Victorian Institute of Teaching is the Victorian registry of teachers. Membership with VIT is essential for all teachers in victoria and ensures that teachers are up to date with new teaching practises and research and are deemed safe to work with students. Heather has been registered with the VIT throughout her educational career. More information can be gained from their website: http://www.vit.vic.edu.au/Pages/default.aspx
Ronngard Predictor Maths
Heather Ronngard is currently conducting a longitudinal study into Aptitudinal Mathematical Skills in Young Children, This four year study aims to formulate an assessment device that identifies children at risk of failure in primary school mathematics.