• Inclusive Education

Teaching Year 11 and 12 Preliminary/ Foundation Courses to Students with Disabilities

PL # 11580.
Starting on 15 Nov 2018
Cancellation permitted until 12/11/2018
PricingNormal
For Members$25
For Catholic Members$40
For Non-Members$60
Registration Close Date 12/11/2018
Register Now Limited Places Available

Registrations open to

  • AISWA Member Schools (non-CEO)
  • Catholic Member Schools
  • Non-Members

Description

The course provides a general outline of the different options available for students with disabilities in Years 11 and 12, with considerations for the different pathways a student may take. Detailed analysis is given to the course contents and the challenges raised when teaching two different courses of study concurrently. Participants will actively evaluate ways to implement course requirements whilst meeting the needs of individual students.

More Information

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

15/11/2018
Starts: 12:30
Finishes: 16:30

Address

AISWA Training Room Suite 6A (First Floor)
Suite 6, 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)

Event Contact

AITSL Standards