Pathways to Expression: Developing Communication Skills of Pre-Intentional and Intentional Communicators
Uncover effective strategies to enhance communication skills in students with profound intellectual disabilities for enriched learning experiences.Read more
Empowering Learners: Differentiating the curriculum for students with ADHD
Explore effective strategies for differentiating curriculum for students with ADHD. This comprehensive guide covers key techniques such as multisensory instruction, active learning, task chunking, visual organisation, individualised support, and more. Gain insights into creating an inclusive and supportive learning environment for students with ADHD.Read more
An Insight into Non-Verbal Communication: An Interview with Alex Gibbon
Today, we delve into a compelling narrative of resilience, humour, and advocacy, unveiling the life of Alex Gibbon - a non-binary comedian who navigates life using non-verbal communication.Read more
Writing SMARTER Individualised Education Plans to help students best achieve their goals
By creating SMARTER goals, you can ensure your students are set up for success and enable them to reach their potential. This article outlines the strategies you can employ to create SMARTER goals in your student’s IEP.Read more
What is Mental Illness and How Does it Impact Behaviour?
Mental illness impacts how we think, feel and behave in daily life. For some individuals with mental illness may increase the likelihood of challenging behaviour incidents. By understanding mental illness it can give insight into the significant psychological disruption which creates significant challenges which then drives the emotional and behavioural difficulties. This short article looks at the relationship between mental illness, psychosocial disability and behaviour patterns.Read more
The Benefits of Play
The benefits of play are many and varied. Giving children, and adults, time to play is an essential part of growing up and life. This blog article discusses what play is and illustrates play’s six key benefits with examples.Read more
Minimising Classroom Distractions for Students with ADHD
Children and adolescents with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) can get easily distracted by internal and external stimuli. There are simple strategies we can use to help support students with ADHD.Read more
How to Use Visual Aids to Support Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Learn about how visual aids are a really effective way to empower children with Autism Spectrum Disorder communicate, learn and develop independence with examples and resources of various visual systems you can use at home, community or in the classroom.Read more
What is Positive Behaviour Support?
PBS is a framework for developing and delivering person centered interventions that aim to improve quality of life. This blog explores the origins of PBS, what lies at the core of the framework and practical advice on how to use the assess, manage, prevent cycle.Read more
Teaching Strategies for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Teaching children with Autism Spectrum Disorder is enhanced with a few small modifications to your teaching strategies. This blog explores the five most effective teaching strategies for teachers and care givers supporting children with ASD in the classroom as well as examples.Read more
School Wide Positive Behaviour Support Plan in 5 Easy Steps
Straight forward guidance on how to create a Positive Behaviour Support Plan in five easy steps. Positive behaviour support plans help children have better classroom behaviour by better communicating a set of consistent and positive expectations they can relate to.Read more