Using Pictures and Symbols to Communicate

Cost: Free to members of BEST Trust otherwise £90

Target Group: SENCOs, SSAs, Teachers, EYFS, KS1, 2

Course Leaders: Jill Tierney & Terri Wild

Course information:

How to enable children who have a range of speech, language and communication difficulties to communicate more effectively in the classroom (including using sign-supported language, symbols, pictures, objects of reference).

Shirley Hope is an experienced HLTA who works with pupils who have autism and sensory processing difficulties and challenging behaviour. She is a specialist in total communication and supports children throughout Millwood.

Zoe Toone is an experienced HLTA who is an accredited Team Teach trainer and rebound therapist. She works with Key Stage 1 pupils who have autism, including those working pre-National Curriculum.

Reference SN13SP19
Date Monday 11th March 2019
Time 1.30pm to 3.30pm
Location Millwood School