Demystifying the Classroom

Demystifying the Classroom

Demystifying the Classroom Oct 20th, 2017

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? Join us for Demystifying the Classroom Friday October 20th, 2017 at the Friend 2 Friend Play Centre – New Westminster for this full day workshop.

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
What it feels like to have autism
Understanding social/emotional needs
best practices in supporting social inclusion
Create measurable goals for IEP 
Application of the Autism Demystification® model
Implementation of the Autism Demystification® program
Classroom Educators 
Learning Support Educators
Education assistants 
Early Childhood Educators 
SLP, OT or others supporting children with autism
Full day workshop
Digital handout
2 Refreshments breaks
Certificate of participation
One copy of "Can I Play Too? Puppet Packaged Program Cirriculum

Registration Information: Space is limited this is a small group workshop

Registration InformationEarly Bird
Mar 1 - Aug 30th, 2017
Regular Registration
Sep 1 - Oct 1, 2017
Late Registration
Oct - Oct 20, 2017


Cancellation Policy: With 30 days or more written notice refund less $50 administration fee. With less than 30 days notice no refund.

Venue Information
Venue: 336 Columbia Street
Nearby: Starbucks, El Santo, Inn at the Quay, Parking
Friend 2 Friend Social Learning Society is a non-government funded, not-for-profit organization, and a federally registered charity. All fees go directly to supporting the delivery of programs to children with autism and their peers.
For more information, please Contact Us.