Projects: 1. Train the Trainer Webinars
1. Train the Trainer Webinars
This was a Department for Education funded project designed to help teachers and support staff across the UK to better understand dyslexia and other specific learning difficulties and to help equip them with the tools and knowledge that they need for best practice teaching for those with learning difficulties. The webinars are designed for members of staff who will be cascading the training to colleagues in their schools/educational settings.
The following webinars are available below and the three sessions comprise:
Part 1: Seeing the whole picture - this session introduces and discusses the purpose of the Teaching for Neurodiversity training. It focusses on learner profiling and introduces a number of case studies as examples.
Part 2: Understanding neurodiversity - the second session discusses definitions of neurodiversity and specific learning differences (SpLD), particularly emphasising how different SpLD co-occur. It introduces a combined checklist for neurodiversity/SpLD and discusses how this can be used in schools and other educational settings.
Part 3: Classroom support strategies - the final session suggests a range of easy to implement
Part 1 - Teaching for Neurodiversity, Seeing the Whole Picture - for Primary, Secondary and Post-16 Education Providers
Part 2 - Teaching for Neurodiversity, Understanding Neurodiversity - for Primary and Secondary Education Providers
Part 2 - Teaching for Neurodiversity, Understanding Neurodiversity - for Post-16 Education Providers
Part 3 - Teaching for Neurodiversity, Classroom Support Strategies - for Primary Education Providers
Part 3 - Teaching for Neurodiversity, Classroom Support Strategies - for Secondary Education Providers
Part 3 - Teaching for Neurodiversity, Classroom Support Strategies - for Post 16 Education Providers