At West Lakes Academy Brendan Loughnane will deliver 3 sessions in each of the following topics:

Topic 1- Behaviour Management

  • Session 1: Behave Yourself

Understanding how our own behaviour impacts on students’ behaviour

Tuesday 5th November

14:00-16:00

West Lakes Academy

 

  • Session 2: Talking Your Way Out Of Trouble

Recognising how what we say and how we say it can influence how students respond and behave. We will consider everyday interactions with students and recognise how we can calm challenging situations down and enhance relationships at the same time.

Tuesday 21st January 2020

14:00-16:00

West Lakes Academy

 

  • Session 3: Intervention Planning and Assessment:

Planning individual and group strategies for managing challenging student behaviour.

This includes looking at ways to measure and assess progress.

Tuesday 3rd March 2020

14:00-16:00

West Lakes Academy

 

Topic 2- Autism

  • Session 1: Introduction to Autism

 

Introduction to what Autism is and how it impacts on learning and relationships.

We will consider recognised strategies to support students with Autism and those working with them in the school setting.

Tuesday 12th November 2019

14:00-16:00

West Lakes Academy

 

  • Session 2: Supporting Children with Autism in the Classroom

Consider a deeper understanding of Autism and it’s impact on learning and develop recognised, individual strategies for students and staff working them.

We will look at how the brain develops in relation to Autism and how this helps us to understand the world of the Autistic child.

We will consider case studies to aid in planning individual programmes for students and staff.

Tuesday 28th January 2020

14:00-16:00

West Lakes Academy

 

  • Session 3: Planning for and Assessing Students with Autism

Planning to utilise knowledge and skills around Autism in our school practices.

We will consider options for how to implement learning from the previous sessions into our school’s daily practices.

Those attending will be guided and supported to form an individual plan of action that can directly support students, staff and their school as a whole.

Tuesday 17th March 2020

14:00-16:00

West Lakes Academy

Topic 3- Attachment

  • Session 1: Understanding Attachment in Children

Learn what ‘attachment ‘means and how it impacts on child development and learning. We will consider how ‘secure attachment’ is formed and how it is vital in a child’s progression and achievement.

We will also look at how ‘insecure attachment’ develops and the barriers it can bring to a child’s learning and relationships.

Tuesday 14th Jan 2020

14:00-16:00

West Lakes Academy

 

  • Session 2: Supporting Children with Attachment Issues in the Classroom

 

Consider a deeper understanding of Autism and it’s impact on learning and develop recognised, individual strategies for students and staff working them.

We will look at how the brain develops in relation to Autism and how this helps us to understand the world of the Autistic child.

We will consider case studies to aid in planning individual programmes for students and staff.

Tuesday 4th February 2020

14:00-16:00

West Lakes Academy

 

  • Session 3: Planning for and Assessing Students with Attachment as a Recognised Difficulty

Planning to utilise knowledge and skills around Autism in our school practices.

We will consider options for how to implement learning from the previous sessions into our school’s daily practices.

Those attending will be guided and supported to form an individual plan of action that can directly support students, staff and their school as a whole.

Tuesday 24th March 2020

14:00-16:00

West Lakes Academy

 

For more information including how to book, please click on the following links:

TOPIC 1– Behaviour Management

TOPIC 2– Autism

TOPIC 3– Attachment