Co. Wexford Education Centre & Waterford Teachers' Centre will host the following
Date: Wednesday, 25th November 2020 Facilitator: Dr. Claire Griffin Fee: €5 Time: 7 p.m.
Please book your place on this website www.wtc.ie to obtain your Zoom Link on (Monday, 23rd November).
This webinar focuses on best practice in working as a Special Needs Assistant. This webinar will focus on SNAs’ role in supporting pupils’ care needs, as well as supporting pupils in developing greater levels of independence. This webinar will present a range of evidence-based strategies to support best practice in the role, as well as allow time for engagement.
Dr. Claire Griffin is an Educational Psychologist and lecturer in Educational and Developmental Psychology at Mary Immaculate College (MIC), Limerick. Claire is also programme leader of the B.Ed. in Education and Psychology programme. Claire originally worked within primary and special education settings and in residential care centres for persons with intellectual disabilities. Claire completed her PhD in 2018 through University College London. This research explored the preparedness and deployment of Special Needs Assistance when supporting the behavioural care needs and independence development of children in primary schools. Claire continues to engage in applied work with schools and families, with the aim of supporting evidence-based best practice.
|Course Date||25-11-2020 7:00 pm|
|Course End Date||25-11-2020 8:00 pm|
|Registration Start Date||16-11-2020|
|Cut off date||25-11-2020 4:00 pm|
|Speaker||Dr. Claire Griffin|
|Location||ONLINE (via ZOOM)|