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Infant behaviour - managing behaviours that challenge in the mainstream class in the junior end of primary school

Infant behaviour - managing behaviours that challenge in the mainstream class in the junior end of primary school

Participants will be enabled to count, assess and plan for behaviour interventions in the areas of sensory needs; attention seeking behaviours; tangible demands and escape situations in the classroom. It also aims to help teachers to plan individualised behaviour plans and responses to each situation. The course also aims to explore some of the current theory and best practise in managing behaviours of concern in Irish primary schools.

This course will be taking place in the Limerick Education Centre over 4 afternoons - 06/13/20 and 27 October 2022

Learning Outcomes - 

  • To enable teachers to assess and plan for behaviours that challenge in the classroom.
  • To support teachers in drawing up behaviour plans for children in their classroom.
  • To explore some of the current thinking and research on behaviours that challenge.
  • To explore some practical ways in which to manage behaviours that challenge on a daily basis and in the long term.

Facilitator: Sarah Mackey

Sarah has been teaching for over 20 years in DEIS schools in a variety of roles including infants and SET. She was seconded to the NCSE for three years as a rimary behaviour advisor, visiting schools all over Ireland supporting teachers in managing behaviours that challenge at all levels. She has also completed a M.Ed in Special Educational Needs in Mary immaculate College, specialising in E.B.D.

Course Properties

Course Date 06-10-2022 4:00 pm
Course End Date 27-10-2022 5:30 pm
Capacity 35
Available place 25
Individual Price Free
Speaker Sarah Mackey
Select Hours 6
Location Limerick Education Centre
Categories Primary, SNA Courses

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