The Learning Renaissance

Amazing Things Happen | YouTube

An introduction to autism that aims to raise awareness among young non-autistic audiences, to stimulate understanding and acceptance in future generations. It is intended to be viewed, discussed and shared … Continue reading

April 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Asperger 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 ( 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