Understanding Children With Special Needs 了解特殊儿童研讨会
The “panicking” of parents upon learning about their child’s situation can be attributed to some common misconceptions in dealing with children with special needs. These misconceptions lead to the thought that there is no bright future for special needs children. Unless these myths are fully understood and corrected, parents will never know that children with special needs can still reach their full potential.
Furthermore, there is a rise in children with special needs; from 4362 diagnosed cases in 2017 to 5500 in 2018. With the bridging between pre-schools and early intervention centres, as well as more children with special needs enrolling in mainstream schools, teachers are now required to handle different learning and behaviour needs in class.
This seminar will help you gain a better understanding of these behaviours and present some practical ways of managing the behaviour of children with special needs.
- Early Childhood Educators
- Parents of children diagnosed with or suspected Autism, ADHD, learning disorders, etc.
- Individuals keen on learning more about children with special needs
- Overview of characteristics of different developmental disabilities (ADHD, Autism, Down Syndrome, Learning Disabilities, emotional and behavioral disorders)
- Debunk Myths and Misconceptions of Children with Special Needs
- Managing behavioural issues of children with special needs (e.g. tantrums, non-participation and aggression)
- Engage children with special needs in classrooms
- To be able to understand the different types of learning disabilities and identify ways to support children with special needs
- Instruction by an expert facilitator
- Interactive experience
- Personalized certificate of completion
Facilitator for Understanding Children with Special Needs
Irene holds a Master’s Degree in Education, specialising in Special Education from the National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University in Singapore.
She has 9 years of experience working as a special education teacher with children ages ranging from 5 to 18, with global developmental delays, attention deficit hyperactive disorder, intellectual and learning disabilities, and autism. She worked in different settings, including voluntary welfare organizations schools, international school, and individualised home-based sessions. She collaborated with parents and therapists for optimal education and non-education success of the children.
As a special education teacher, she emphasizes on the holistic growth of a child including learning in natural environments, multi-sensory approaches, utilising a child’s strength to help them reach their optimal zone of development. Irene is a full-time lecturer at ACC, teaching Specialist Diploma in Teaching and Supporting Children with Special Needs.
此外， Irene 拥有9年的特殊教育教师工作经验，学生年龄层从5岁到18岁不等，专门针对全球发育迟缓，注意力缺陷多动症，智力和学习障碍以及自闭症。她曾经在不同的环境和领域中工作，包括志愿福利组织学校，国际学校和个性化的家庭会议。她经常与家长和治疗师合作，成功的为孩子们提供最佳的教育。
作为一名特殊教育教师，Irene注重孩子的整体成长，包括在自然环境中学习，多感官方法，利用孩子的优势帮助他们达到最佳身心与教育发展区域。 Irene目前是我们ACC 学院的全职讲师，教授特殊儿童教学专业文凭。
|Fees and Charges|
|Total Before GST||$150.00|
|Total After GST||$160.50|
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Upcoming Understanding Children with Special Needs Workshop Seminar:
15 August (Thurs, 7pm-9.30pm)
Venue: ACC, 51 Cuppage Road, #03-03, Singapore 229469
Course Fee: $128.40 (after GST)
Click the link below to register for English Seminar
29 June (Sat, 9.30am-1.30pm)
15 August (Thurs, 7pm-9.30pm)
地点: ACC, 51 卡佩芝路, #03-03, 新加坡 229469 索美塞地铁站位
费用: $128.40 (包括消费税)
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