Teaching Assistant Course

Supporting Children with Specific Learning Difficulties

This 6 weeks programme is suitable for teaching assistants, classroom shadows, parents and carers; anyone who wishes to work with children who have special educational needs and learning differences.

This is an information-packed course and includes hands-on activities and resource making.

Session Overview

  • Session 1 – Overview of Dyslexia and SpLDs
  • Session 2 – Introduction to Phonological Awareness and Phonics
  • Session 3 – Learning Styles and Multi-sensory Teaching
  • Session 4 – Supporting Reading Accuracy and Comprehension
  • Session 5 – Supporting Spelling and Writing
  • Session 6 – Supporting Numeracy

in collaboration with Helen Arkell Dyslexia Center

Practical Details

Teacher Training Course has been postponed. The news dates will be listed when they are available.

Fees: for the full six week course are 750 chf.

Contact: jo.kitson@allspecialkids.org or 022.788.2102

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