Creating an Autism Friendly Classroom

Cost: Free to members of BEST Trust otherwise £90

Target Group: SENCOs, SSAs, Teachers, EYFS, KS1, KS2

Course Leaders: Terri Wild & Katy Neild

Course Information: 

How to reduce visual clutter and create a structured environment in which pupils with autism are not over-stimulated by their physical surroundings, enabling them to access learning alongside their mainstream peers.

Terri Wild has over 20 years’ experience of working with children with additional needs, challenging behaviour and complex health needs.  She is an accredited Advanced Team Teach tutor. She has led courses within Bury over the past 5 years supporting mainstream staff to manage challenging behaviour within their settings. She has  expertise in total communication, sensory processing needs, managing and understanding challenging behaviour, and autism.

Katy Neild is an experienced teacher of children with autism, sensory processing difficulties and challenging behaviour. She is a specialist in supporting anxious learners and more difficult to reach children.

Reference SN02AU18
Date Tuesday 11th September 2018
Time 1.30pm to 3.30pm
Location TBC