Teaching Strategies for School & Home
• What is Autism Spectrum Disorder
• Autism learning style
• Key teaching strategies from pre- school to secondary
• Classroom strategies • Promoting understanding in peers
• How to motivate and use special interests
• Visual strategies
• Social skills
• Teaching play
• Strategies for playgrounds
Behaviour Support for School & Home
- What are ASD behaviours?
- Preparing child and staff
- Common playground issues
- Transition strategies for school (preschool, primary and secondary) and home
- Repetitive and obsessive behaviours
- Sensory issues
WHO SHOULD ATTEND & WHAT PAST PARTICIPANTS SAY?
Teachers, Teacher Assistants, Early Childhood Educators, Parents, family members, care staff, educators, clinicians—anyone wanting to understand more about Autism Spectrum Disorder and how to support children and adults with an ASD.
NESA Accredited PD Hours (5 hours)
Completing Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorder: Knowledge to Improve Student Learning, Participation and Outcomes - in person, will contribute 5 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Accredited PD in the priority area of Students/children with Disability addressing standard descriptors 1.1.2 & 1.6.2 from
the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.
Friday 20th May 2022
9am – 3pm (Doors open 8:30am)
Unanderra, NSW 2526
EARLY BIRD $205
per person if registering 3 days prior to the event
FULL FEE $235
per person within 3 days of the event
Registration essential, limited places available
is a highly qualified special educator who has taught in mainstream and special schools. She is currently working toward a Doctorate of Education focussing on inclusive schooling. She has authored several books and resource materials. Sue is unashamedly passionate about her mission – to inspire parents and educators and teach them how to Make it a Success. Armed with the tools of understanding and confidence much can be achieved. “To know someone with Autism Spectrum Disorder is not to know Autism Spectrum Disorder”, Sue Larkey
“It was all you promised – practical, fast moving, fun and motivational. You have a great understanding of ASD and a true talent for sharing your knowledge and passion in a way we can relate to”
“My son’s teacher said it’s the best inservice she has ever had! She has had an epiphany! She understands it all so much better. She has some great ideas for the aide! She feels empowered and inspired! This is so great for all her future students too”
“I think perhaps I’ve just been struggling along trying to find my way not knowing where to start. I felt so well informed when I left the presentation, I learnt so much”
“I spent a lot of the day reflecting on my own teaching practise and came out of the workshop full of what is really just best teaching practise for all children, not just kids on the spectrum. You are a wonderful presenter and are a brilliant advocate for these children”
Can’t Make This Workshop? Consider completing Sue Larkey’s Accredited Online Course via website elearning.suelarkey.com.au
Sue’s Online Course is Rated 4.8 Stars out a possible 5 by teachers.