School Success for Learners with Special Needs, covering ADHD, Dyslexia, Autism and Anxiety
Friday 31 August 2018
Saturday 1 September 2018
This is exemplary and affordable PD – don’t miss this opportunity for a full day of exceptional learning.
The Special Needs Symposium 2018 is designed to provide in depth knowledge, dispel myths, promote research and explore strategies to create an inclusive classroom. The four key topics covered are ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Dyslexia and Anxiety.
NESTS will be discussing practical strategies for teachers in both the ADHD and Autism sessions.
The symposium will bring educators together with the common goal of building capacity to facilitate appropriate classroom strategies for students. Held on Friday 31 August 2018 and Saturday 1 September 2018 featuring two streams per day, you may choose to attend one stream, two streams or all four.
Tickets are on sale for $66 per stream (normally $88).
Early Bird Registration – $66* per stream (normally $88) *early bird offer ends Friday 27 April 2018.
Friday 31 August 11am – 11.45am
School success for students with ADHD
Speakers: Cressida Crossley & Jamie Coombs, Special Needs Teaching Specialists, NESTS
Hear how schools can best support students with ADHD in the classroom and within the wider school community to set students up for success beyond school. Pariticipants will gain an understanding of:
- Presentation of ADHD
- How to implement practical school based supports for the ADHD learner
- How to implement effective social supports for the ADHD student
- Why creating an inclusive community is a key goal for all educators
Saturday September 1st
School success for students with ASD
2.45pm – 3.30pm
Speakers: Cressida Crossley
Jamie Coombs, Special Needs Teaching Specialists, NESTS
Hear how schools can best support students with ASD in the classroom and within the school community to set students up for success beyond school.
- Deepen their understanding Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
- Learn strategies to addressing Anxiety
- Understand how to establish effective social supports within your educational setting
- Learn why creating an inclusive community must be the key goal of all educators
followed by NESTS guest speaker our friend and colleague Miles Glaspole discussing:
Life on the spectrum – True tales & experiences from a young man with ASD
3.30pm – 4.00pm
Speaker: Miles Glaspole
Student & Comedian
Read more about Miles here
Group bookings are available and all prices are inclusive of GST
Please note: catering not included.
To book please click the link here http://nationaleducationsummit.com.au/special-needs-symposium/
Further details email:
Cressida@nests.net.au or 0412 778 492 (mobile)