Thank you for registering for the Armidale Workshop

Friday 10th August 2018

Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorders

Here is a summary of the information for the workshop which you can bookmark and come back to later if you need to.

Teaching Strategies and Behaviour Support

with Sue Larkey

Presentation Content

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
• Meltdowns
• Anxiety
• Transition strategies for school (preschool, primary and secondary) and home
• Repetitive and obsessive behaviours
• Sensory issues

NESA Accreditation (5 hours)

Completing “Understanding ASD – Teaching Strategies and Behaviour Support Course” will contribute 5 hours of NESA Registered PD addressing 1.2.2, 1.4.2, 1.5.2, 1.6.2, 2.6.2, 3.3.2, 3.4.2, 4.1.2, 4.3.2, 6.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW. 

Where and When

Friday 10 August 2018

Armidale Ex Service Memorial Club
137 Dumaresq Street
ARMIDALE NSW

9.30am to 3.00pm (Doors open 9am)

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Armidale Flyer & Registration Form