Course Full - Special Educational Needs - A Toolkit

This course will look at challenges facing learning support/resource and class teachers working with pupils with a variety of special educational needs. Suggestions, ideas and solutions to the challenges will be explored and discussed during the course. Participants will be enabled to:

  • become informed about the variety of diagnostic tests available and how to interpret them to identify specific targets for children.
  • acquire knowledge on how to implement a successful staged approach for SEN children as outlined in the Continuum of Support.
  • meaningfully link assessments from psychologists to the design and implementation of educational plans for pupils with SEN.
  • acquire additional knowledge around the identification and support of children with dyslexia.
  • use the School Self Evaluation process, be familiar with key components, engage with evaluation criteria and use these to reflect on their current practice.
  • design, plan, execute and evaluate effective strategies for in-class support.
  • become aware of strategies to help children with fine/gross motor needs and speech and language needs.
  • link reports from OTs and SLTs to the development of individual IEPs.
  • become familiar with and develop confidence to implement the use a range of ICT with children with SEN.

Course Details

Course Start Date / Time 01-07-2019 9:30 am
Course End Date / Time 05-07-2019 2:00 pm
Registration Start Date 29-04-2019
Capacity 25
Available place 0
Cut off date 26-06-2019 4:00 pm
Fee €50.00
Number Hours 20
Speaker Various Tutors
Wexford Education Centre
Milehouse Rd, Bellefield, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford, Ireland
Wexford Education Centre

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County Wexford Education Centre


Milehouse Road, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford



Local Buses and ample carparking available


Tel: (053) 92 39100
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