Q&A Webinars Dates and Registration

We are delighted to announce the dates and times for our ‘Question & Answer’ online webinars planned to support parents, teachers, and other professionals who work with children with Down syndrome are now open.

These webinars will be facilitated by Nicola Hart, Senior SLT/Head of Member Support DSI and Fidelma Brady, Head of Education DSI.

We ask that members share this information with schools, teachers, SNAs and any other professionals working with their child

The webinars will focus on topics suggested by members from a number of our branches, and are scheduled for the following dates and times:

Managing Communication with Schools & Parents

Developing the IEP and facilitated by: Nicola Hart, Senior SLT/Head of Member Support DSI and Fidelma Brady, Head of Education DSI.

  • Date: Monday the 17th of May 2021
  • Time: 7 pm
  • Via: Zoom

 

In this one hour question & answer webinar, we will respond to pre-submitted questions on managing communication with and from teachers; and developing an Individual Education Plan (IEP).

Questions for this webinar must be submitted in advance to either fidelma@downsyndrome.ie or nicola@downsyndrome.ie by Friday, the 14th of May before 5 pm.

Interested in attending, please register with us for Managing Communications with Schools & Parents Webinar.

Speech & Language Development Managing Social Skills, Independence & Self Esteem

Facilitated by: Nicola Hart, Senior SLT/Head of Member Support DSI and Fidelma Brady, Head of Education DSI.

  • Date: Tuesday the 18th of May 2021
  • Time: 7 pm
  • Via: Zoom

 

In this one hour question & answer webinar, we will respond to pre-submitted questions on speech and language development, and developing friendships, independence, self-esteem and social skills.

Questions for this webinar must be submitted in advance to either fidelma@downsyndrome.ie or nicola@downsyndrome.ie by Monday, the 17th of May before 5 pm.

Interested in attending, please register with us for Managing Social Skills, Independence & Self Esteem.

 

Teaching & Learning at Primary School

Facilitated by: Nicola Hart, Senior SLT/Head of Member Support DSI and Fidelma Brady, Head of Education DSI.

  • Date: Monday the 24th of May 2021
  • Time: 7 pm
  • Via: Zoom

 

In this one hour webinar, we will answer pre-submitted questions on teaching & learning at primary school, literacy & numeracy development; differentiation of work; and adapting the curriculum.

Questions for this webinar must be submitted in advance to either fidelma@downsyndrome.ie or nicola@downsyndrome.ie by Friday, the 21st of May before 5 pm.

Interested in attending, please register with us for Teaching & Learning at Primary School.

 

The Journey through Post Primary School

Facilitated by: Nicola Hart, Senior SLT/Head of Member Support DSI and Fidelma Brady, Head of Education DSI.

  • Date: Tuesday the 25th of May 2021
  • Time: 7 pm
  • Via: Zoom

In this one hour webinar, we will answer pre-submitted questions on the journey through junior & senior cycle, differentiation of work and adapting the curriculum.

Questions for this webinar must be submitted in advance to either fidelma@downsyndrome.ie or nicola@downsyndrome.ie by Monday, the 24th of May before 5 pm.

Interested in attending, please register with us for The Journey through Post Primary School.