Professional Development

Professional Development

EMMA WILL COME TO YOU to run practical 90 minute workshop that are informed by the best available research and provide tailored training for your school to support teachers to improve outcomes for learners with special needs that meets VIT requirements.Schools are invited to select one or more workshops to be included in their PD schedule across the year, and all participants will receive practical resources that they can use in their classroom and a certificate of participation.

  • ABLES – how to identify student readiness to learn and develop a sequence for learning as required for all students funded by the PSD.
  • ILPs – how to write an individual learning plan for students making use of SMART goals and assessment data, linked to AusVels and ABLES.
  • AUTISM – how to work with students with ASD and engage them in the learning process.
  • Speech and Language  DIFFICULTIES – practical strategies for  understanding and working with expressive and receptive language disorders to increase literacy.
  • UNIVERSAL DESIGN FOR LEARNING – understanding and applying the principles of UDL and differentiation within the classroom.
  • AUTISM AND GIRLS – stratgies for  teaching high functioning autistic girls with specific focus on the differences in  ASD for girls.
COST
$40 per head after school PD sessions on teaching students with special needs.
Minimum of  15  people to a group.