Supporting students with special needs

Taking the Team Bus Together Course

Course objective: supporting students with special needs

A reflection day for a team supporting children or young people with learning needs. The analogy of the team taking a bus journey together is used to offer an opportunity to reflect, celebrate and consider the challenges for the team.

The course offers:

A series of practical activities to consider and reflect upon:

  • Day to day life working as part of a team
  • Recognition of team roles and the strengths and challenges for the team
  • What an effective team around a child or young person looks like
  • Effectiveness of communication networks
  • Actions to take forward

Practitioners will leave with a comprehensive resource pack both in hardcopy and on CD

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“It was interesting and made more enjoyable by it being delivered by someone who understands and is very knowledgeable in this area of support.”

“It made me self evaluate the way I carry out my role and how I could explore ways to improve.”

Teaching Assistants of VI, Yorkshire