SENCo Mini Conference 2013 – A special way of working with Dyslexia

Start Date:
10th July 2013

End Date:
10th July 2013

Start Time:
13:15

End Time:
17:00

Event title: SENCo Mini Conference 2013 – A special way of working with Dyslexia
Start date: 10/07/2013
End date: 10/07/2013
Start time: 13.15
End time: 17.00
Venue: Shropshire Council, The Shirehall, Council Chamber, Shrewsbury, SY2 6ND
Event description: The mini conference for SENCo’s and classroom practitioners will explore good practice for schools in working with pupils with dyslexia. The keynote speaker Neil MacKay is a freelance consultant and trainer who created the concept of Dyslexia Friendly Schools. He is an experienced teacher who has taught for 26 years, working with children with a wide range of ages, needs and ability. He is known for his ability to bring the classroom into his training and for providing lively, entertaining and thought provoking opportunities for teachers and teaching assistants to reflect on and develop their practice. His audiences particularly appreciates his ability to offer workable responses to a range of learning needs, without affecting the work of the rest of the class. This will support schools in building capacity to work with pupils with a specific learning difficulty. Intended Outcomes – Schools are aware of the issues surrounding pupils with specific learning disabilities – Schools are better informed about good practice in this field – Schools will take away some practical strategies to use with their pupils in the classroom To book your place at this conference please contact the CPD Team on 01743 254570 or email cpd@shropshire.gov.uk quoting event code 32240C

Name: Sian Wilmot
Contact email: sian.wilmot@shropshire.gov.uk
Contact number: 01743 254567

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