Courses, Workshops, and Lectures

The Southport CoLAB offers a variety of opportunities for educators, parents and community members to engage in professional development, lectures and workshops. Below is a list of our current offerings. Check back often for new offerings.

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Current Offerings

We will be adding courses throughout the year. Please check back regularly for updates. 

Free Community Lecture Series

Interested in learning how to use educational technology to enhance your structured literacy lessons? The International Dyslexia Association (IDA) is now offering the session done by Theresa Collins & Sharon Plante, Technol-OGy: EdTech to Enhance Structured-Literacy Instruction for free! Watch it here.

If you are interested in our Free Reading Screenings you can learn more here

Cancellation Policy:  
In the event that The Southport School closes for weather or other unexpected events, class will be canceled.  Under those circumstances, the instructor will contact trainees as soon as possible via e-mail or text; Southport’s closings are available on Facebook, Twitter, NBC-30, News-12, and  For the most part, Southport follows Fairfield public schools for weather-related closings.