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Understanding and Supporting Autism in the Primary Classroom (Cancelled)

Reason for cancellation Tutor Unavailable 
Event code SCH 22/315 
Event description This half day course, for teachers, teaching assistants and all those supporting or teaching will look at how to effectively support children with autism in the classroom.

Topics will include:

- Autistic characteristics and behaviours
- The Autistic brain and how it processes
- Autistic children who mask their Autistic traits in school.
- Autism and anxiety
- Supporting social Interaction skills

Delegates will take away of range of classroom strategies and techniques to implement in the classroom in order to support Autistic children.

Previous feedback includes:

'Amazingly presented and lots of opportunities to ask questions with practical helpful responses'
'Really helpful information and strategies to put into place'
'Best course i have been on so much information'
'I loved how many practical suggestions and tips were offered through the course'

This session will run as an interactive Zoom session. Delegates will be sent the link no later than 24 hours before the start date. Please ensure you are able to access Zoom at least 1 hour prior to the session. Please note that these are not recorded and therefore not available to watch at a later date and delegates need to attend as a live session.

If you have not used Zoom before and require helpful tips, we recommend having a look at these:

How to join a Zoom meeting for delegates

Join a test meeting to familiarise yourself

Participants who are unable to install Zoom can join our training using the Zoom web client on their desktop web browser. The Join from your browser link will appear after the user clicks on the link to join the meeting.
Training objectives  
Key stages
All image Foundation image KS1 image KS2 image KS3 image KS4 image KS5 image 14-19/24 image 
Subject areas Equality and Inclusion
Target audience
All Teaching Staff / Deputy Head / Key Stage Co-ordinators / Leadership Team / SEN Co-ordinator / Specialist Teacher / Subject Leaders / Teachers / Teaching Assistant
target audience
Qualification level
Zoom course, use own computer, XXX XXX map
Training Provider The Education People - Professional Development Service
Admin contact Joanne Clay (
Emma Kaye
Part of SLA? No
Kent LA cost
Other LA/Academy cost
Independent/PVI cost
Number of credits 8
Funding information £90.00 per delegate or 8 credits
20% VAT will be added at the point of invoice.
Start date Tuesday 14 June 2022
Times 09:30-12:30
Number of sessions 1