Course objective for teaching SEND students:
To equip the practitioner with the basic skills when teaching SEND students. To appropriately support a child with vision impairment in their class.
The course covers:
This one day course provides a basic understanding of the implications of learning and development and how to enable the child’s access.
The educational implications for a child/young person with vision impairment
Impact of vision impairment on development and learning
Barriers to accessing the curriculum
Enabling access to the curriculum and environment:
Practical approaches, methods and strategies to: enable curriculum access, reading print; accessing images, writing and editing of work; interactive board; general classroom environment
Practical strategies to support the child’s independence and social inclusion across the wider school setting
Practitioners will leave with a comprehensive resource pack in electronic format
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