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FASD in Education LEEDS
Wed 8 November 2017, 09:30 – 16:00 GMT
FASD (foetal alcohol spectrum disorder) is an emerging area of special educational need, with an increase in the number of children being diagnosed, Attendees will learn more about FASD, its impact in the classroom / school environment and how to help students with FASD reach their academic potential. At the end of this day attendees will be qualified to apply to join the first wave of FASD in Education Champions. Being a Champion in schools in their local area will enable them to raise awareness of FASD and standards of attainment amongst affected children / young people.
This unique, exciting, workshop style-day will be led by Julia Brown, CEO of The FASD Trust; Joanne Watkins, Project Lead for FASD in Education, who has over 20 years experience teaching young adults with special needs.
A teacher who attended a previous Champions Education training: "Well worth signing up for. I attended this training last term, learned a great deal and am disseminating to my staff later this month. I certainly recommend this.”