The Learning Renaissance

Asperger’s Syndrome and the Sensory Funnel

This is a terrific schema for developing your students who have Asperger’s Syndrome. Read more about The Sensory Funnel here: Why you should never focus on teaching someone with Asperger’s social skills first … Continue reading

February 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

Support World Autism Week!

In all my years of teaching I never received any specific training in Autism Awareness. That means that I was unable to support those students in my classes who had … Continue reading

January 30, 2017 · 7 Comments

New York Ballet shows the way with children with learning disabilities…

My work with Reach (www.reachuk.org) has amply demonstrated how underestimated is the potential of individuals with learning disabilities. Congratulations for the New York Ballet for showing the way…

August 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Special Educational Needs in Mainstream Schools

A current assignment in which I am working with adults with learning disabilities and creating personalised movies with images, text, narration and soundtracks, has thrown in to sharp relief the … Continue reading

January 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Is Compliance a Learning Disability?

Originally posted on ace-d:
As teachers we know that our classes can fall into three groups, this is especially evident at reporting time. There are those that do well, are…

July 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

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