08/20/2018

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Inclusion and diversity conference

A SEN workshop

Overview

ACHPER WA is proud to present our first Inclusion and Diversity conference. Our mission is to support teachers in the education of physical activity to ALL children, including those with special needs.

 

This diverse workshop will suit PE teachers interacting with SEN students, Special Needs Education Assistants, and Teachers who are interested in identifying and supporting children with motor issues.

The topics covered in the conference will include:

  • How to support children with motor issues to engage in PA
  • How to use modified equipment and run a practical session
  • SN reporting
  • Scaffolding and use of support staff
  • Case studies of teaching in an ESC
  • How to structure lessons/running programs parallel to mainstream
  • Current evidence for best practice exercise prescription for children with movement difficulties
  • Strategies for success and the design and implementation of training programs

 

The full program will be released soon.

 

This event is sure to sell out fast, so please email eo@achperwa.org.au to register your interest.

Presenters

  • Dr Siobhan Reid

    Dr Siobhan Reid

    UWA

    Siobhan is a Senior Lecturer and a current BrightSpark Fellow in the School of Human Sciences and UWA. She has over 15years experience in 3D clinical biomechanics, specialising in understanding the movement of children with neurodevelopmental disorders, including cerebral palsy. She completed her PhD in 2008 investigating eccentric strength training for children with cerebral palsy and has 35 publications in the area. She is a Senior Lecturer in Paediatric Exercise Rehabilitation and is a Director of the Paediatric Exercise Programs at UWA. Siobhan is a member of the Paediatric Exercise Health Research Group at UWA, and serves on the Board of the Australasian Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine.

  • Sue Hardy

    Sue Hardy

    Halls Head College

    More to come!

  • Jenna Allomes

    Jenna Allomes

    Leeming Senior High School Education Support Centre

    More to come!

  • Conor

    Conor

    Australian Disabled Sports Association

    More to come!

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Details

Date:

Monday 20th August

Location:

Leeming SHS

Time:

0830pm - 1530pm

Costs

Member

$TBC

Non Member

$TBC