Please attend if you are new to Down syndrome and want a good introduction to the needs of pupils and how to meet those needs in the early years, primary and secondary school context.
This zoom course provides a summary of the needs of children and young people with Down syndrome and key issues in their education.
Please attend if you are new to Down Syndrome and want a good introduction to the needs of pupils and how to meet those needs in the early years and school context. The training is suitable for Heads of Inclusion, SENCOs, class teachers, TAs and LSAs. Parents are also welcome to attend.
We will summarise the specific learning approach of pupils who have Down syndrome and focus on teaching methods that are appropriate for their specific needs. We will cover practical ideas and present a good background by the end of the morning.
The course will be in two 60 minute sessions with a 15 minute break. There will then be an optional question and answer discussion session.
09:00 - 10:00 - part one
10:00 - 10:15 - break
10:15 - 11:15 - part two
11:15 - 11:45 - question and answer session (optional)
Is there a cost for this service?
Schools signed up to the EP service - 30 minutes of your link EP time per participant (Two or more staff members will be charged 45 minutes of your link EP time)
Non EP schools - £50
Parents can attend free.
It is essential to book