International Schools Training Programme - Access Arrangements & Dyslexia
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International Schools Training Programme - Access Arrangements & Dyslexia

International Schools Training Programme - Access Arrangements & Dyslexia

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Doha College

Al Bayan Street

Doha, Qatar

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International Schools Training Programme - Access Arrangements & Dyslexia

Sponsored by Scanning Pens Ltd

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Doha College

Schedule

You may attend just the morning, just the afternoon or both sessions.

Morning Session - Access Arrangements

This session will help schools & colleges understand Access Arrangements, the regulations surrounding them, and how best to use them to support your students.

9.00am – 9.30am       Registration & Refreshments

9.30am – 10.45am     Cambridge International Exam Access Arrangements

  • Access Arrangements available
  • Categories of Access Arrangements
  • Which Access Arrangement is suitable?
  • How to apply for Access Arrangements

10.45am – 11.00am  Coffee Break

11.00am – 12.00pm   JCQ Access Arrangements – e.g. Pearson

  • Access Arrangements available
  • Categories of Access Arrangements
  • Which Access Arrangement is suitable?
  • How to apply for Access Arrangements

12.00pm – 12.15pm   Open Forum

12.15pm – 1.00pm     Lunch

Afternoon Session - Dyslexia - Breaking down barriers

This session will help improve understanding of Dyslexia and suggests practical strategies to help support the dyslexic child in the classroom.  Strategies will be suitable for Primary and Secondary aged students.

12.30pm – 1.00pm     Registration & Refreshments

1.00pm – 1.30pm       What is Dyslexia?

  • Recognising and diagnosing dyslexia
  • The impact of dyslexia on learning

1.30pm – 2.45pm       Dyslexia in the classroom

  • Practical in class strategies to support dyslexia
  • Whole school support for dyslexia

2.45pm – 3.00pm       Coffee Break

3.00pm– 3.30pm        Overcoming barriers

  • Overcoming the ‘stigma’ of dyslexia
  • Helping students understand and manage their dyslexia
  • Helping parents understand and support their child with dyslexia

3.30pm – 3.45pm       Open Forum & Farewell

Biography of presenter

Sam is an Education Consultant & Trainer specialising in SEN and Mental Health.  Her unique training style has been called ‘inspirational’ and always receives excellent feedback. She regularly writes for education magazines in the UK and is passionate about breaking down barriers to enable students to reach their full potential.

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  • Sam Garner

    Sam Garner

    GES

    Presenter


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