Preschool & Primary School Series Webinars

Preschool Series Workshops 

Our Cork branch has developed a set of webinars specifically for those supporting a child with Down syndrome in their early years setting. These webinars will be helpful for preschool leaders, early years educators and AIMs workers. There will be a focus on practical activities and strategies in these webinars. There are 5 in total, these are run by Speech and Language Therapists (SLT) and an Occupational Therapist (OT).
 
These webinars have been designed as a sequential course but can also be taken individually. Each webinar is 1 hour with time for questions at the end. A resource pack and a link to the recording will be sent to all attendees via email when the series concludes.
 
 
Preschool Series:
 
These workshops will be delivered live at the times below but a recording will be made available to all who sign up so they can be watched at your own time.
 
Tuesday 26th January
  • 10am: Webinar 1 ‘An overview of working with a child with Down syndrome’
  • 12:00pm: Webinar 2 SLT ‘Receptive Language- overview, goal setting and practical activities to work on a child’s understanding of language’
  • 2:30pm: Webinar 3 SLT ‘Expressive Language- overview, goal setting and practical activities to work on a child’s use of language and speech sounds’
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Wednesday 27th January
  • 1:00pm Webinar 4 OT ‘Preschool Age – Fine Motor Skills & Sensory Processing’
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Thursday 28th January
  • 10am: Webinar 5 SLT ‘Total Communication (including Lámh) and adapting the environment’
 
 
The series of all 5 webinars is €50 (€12 to attend an individual webinar)
 
To register and secure your place please contact Catherine in DSCork on 021-4300444 or reception@dsicork.org. Payment must be made in advance and can be taken by card over the phone. If you have any further queries about content please get in touch- deirdre.flynn@dsicork.org or mide.kearney@dsicork.org.
 
**Please note registration will open on Monday 18th January as phone lines are not available before then. Registration will close on Monday 25th January. **
 

 

Primary School Series Workshops

Our Cork branch have developed a set of webinars specifically for those supporting a child with Down syndrome in primary schools. These webinars will be helpful for class teachers, special education teachers and SNA’s. There will be a focus on practical activities and strategies in these webinars. There are 5 in total, which are run by Speech and Language Therapists (SLT) and an Occupational Therapist (OT).

These webinars have been designed as a sequential course but can also be taken individually. Each webinar is 1 hour with time for questions at the end. A resource pack and a link to the recording will be sent to all attendees via email when the series concludes.

Primary school Series:

These workshops will be delivered live at the times below but a recording will be made available to all who sign up so they can be watched at your own time.

Tuesday 26th January

  • 10:00 am: Webinar 1 ‘An overview of working with a child with Down syndrome’

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Wednesday 27th January

  • 10:00 am: Webinar 2 SLT ‘Receptive Language- overview, goal setting and practical activities to work on a child’s understanding of language’
  • 2:30pm: Webinar 3 SLT ‘ Expressive Language- overview, goal setting and practical activities to work on a child’s use of language and speech sounds’
  • 4:00pm Webinar 4 OT ‘Primary school Age – Fine Motor Skills & Sensory Processing’

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Thursday 28th January

  • 10am: Webinar 5 SLT ‘Total Communication (including Lámh Sign) and adapting the environment’

 

The series of all 5 webinars is €50 (€12 to attend an individual webinar)

To register and secure your place please contact Catherine in DSCork on 021-4300444 or reception@dsicork.org. Payment must be made in advance and can be taken by card over the phone. If you have any further queries about content please get in touch- deirdre.flynn@dsicork.org or mide.kearney@dsicork.org.

**Please note registration will open on Monday 18th January as phone lines are not available before then. Registration will close on Monday 25th January. **