• Inclusive Education

An Overview of Curriculum Options for Students with Disabilities in Years 11 and 12

PL # 11562.
Starting on 27 Jul 2018
Cancellation permitted until 23/07/2018

Event registrations closed on 24/07/2018

Description

Currently there are several pathways students can take towards study work and adult life. This PL provides secondary educators with an overview of the options available to Year 10, 11 and 12 students with diverse needs; providing opportunity to consider which options their school could provide with a better understanding of how to retrofit new programmes into current practices.    

Secondary Teachers, LSC, Curriculum and Teaching School Personnel who are seeking advice on how to meet the needs of senior school students with diverse needs would benefit from attending. 

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Presenters

Maggie Balfe (AISWA Staff)

Inclusive Education Consultant

Maggie Balfe joined the Inclusive Education team at AISWA in January 2015. She has worked in the field of education for many years; starting her career in special education teaching in the 1980s with the Department of Education in Western Australia as a teacher in special schools. During the early 1990’s she worked in the United Kingdom as part of an early intervention team supporting families of children with disabilities. On her return to Western Australia she worked for Catholic Education WA taking on a variety of roles (Consultant for Students with Disabilities, followed by Coordinator of a High Support Needs Centre and finally teaching students with disabilities at secondary level) before joining AISWA. As an Inclusive Education Consultant Maggie supports schools promoting positive inclusive practices for students with disabilities in schools. Maggie has a Bachelor of Education and a Graduate Diploma in Special Education.

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Date / Time

27/07/2018
Starts: 09:00
Finishes: 11:00

Address

AISWA Seminar Room (First Floor)
Suite 5, 41 Walters Drive
Osborne Park WA 6017
Australia

Parking

Parking bays are available on Walters Drive (max. fee is $5.00 p/day). Alternatively, public transport is available via train & bus: Joondalup Line – Stop at Glendalough Station. Bus transfers: Bus no. 407, Bus stop: 25350

Learning Area

  • Inclusive Education

School Area

  • Secondary (7-10)
  • Senior Secondary (11 - 12)
  • Other (non-teaching)

Event Contact

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