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Alexandra Hills - Strengths Based Approach to Support Students with Autism
Tue. 4 April 2017, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm AEST
Using a Strengths Based Approach to Support Students with Autism - Teacher Workshop
This practical workshop will aim to share tools that engage students to develop an ‘I CAN’ mindset to direct planning and facilitate a strengths based approach.
Participants will walk away with strategies and tools that consider the following:
- Appropriate language and documents that focus on starting with what students Can do and are interested in
- Developing a plan to facilitate student engagement and success
- The importance of relationships (adult connections, peer support etc.)
- Social connectedness
- Student voice
- Measures of wellbeing and engagement
This session is targeting the Proficient career stage of the AITSL Standards.