Demystifying the Classroom

Demystifying the Classroom

Demystifying the Classroom

Are you a classroom educator, resource educator, early childhood educator, education assistant, BI, BC or other professional currently supporting a child with autism that is struggling in the classroom setting? Would you like to have a better understanding of autism, as well as current best practices in supporting children with autism at school?

Demystifying the Classroom is approperiate for those supporting children with autism or related needs ages 3 through 12. It will provide participants with knowledge and tools to support the social emotional and friendship needs of children with autism and their peers in the school or community setting. It will also prepare participants to apply the Friend 2 Friend Autism Demystification Puppet Program package curriculum with the children they support.

Seminar agenda Learning outcome Who should attend? Participants will receive
9:00 Welcome/Introduction
9:15-10:30 What Does it Feel Like to Have Autism
10:30-10:45 Refreshment Break
10:45-12:00 Guiding Principles – Supporting Social Inclusion
12:00-1:00 Lunch Break (on your own)
1:00-2:15 Designing Meaningful and Measurable Social Goals
2:15-2:30 Refreshment Break
2:30-3:30 Implementing the Program
3:30-4:00 Questions and Answers
Recognize what it feels like to have autism
Discuss the social/emotional needs of children with autism
Identify the 5 dimensions of social inclusion
Develop meaningful and measurable social inclusive goals
Apply the principles of the Friend 2 Friend Autism Demystification® model
Classroom Educators 
Learning Support Educators
Education assistants 
Early Childhood Educators 
Parents
SLP, OT or others supporting children with autism
Full day workshop
Digital handout
Copies of Can I Play Too? Puppet Packaged Program Curriculum

If you are interested in hosting this seminar please Contact Us.

If you are interested in attending this seminar please see our Autism Demystification® Online Course.