This support group is open to Special Education Teachers of all Mayo primary schools.
Its aim is to provide a space where Special Education Teachers can come together to support each others' work through the sharing of ideas information and advice.
Special Guest Speaker - Marita Murtagh, Dyslexia Association Ireland.
Facilitator: Michele Dunleavy BA, PGCE (UK), PGD (Trinity), PGD (UK), M.St (SEN), D.Ed (SEN) Trinty
Michele has a number of years’ experience teaching in a primary, special class and special school setting. Michele was seconded as an Advisor to the Special Education Support Service (SESS) where she worked with teachers in primary, post primary, special classes and special schools. In addition, Michele worked as a Part-Time and Guest lecturer in a number of College including NUIG, UCC, and Trinity College Dublin.
Michele has vast experience in many areas of special education. However, she has a particular interest in Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Inclusion. She completed her Masters and Doctoral research in these areas. Michele has presented at many conferences, both nationally and internationally, on the topic of ASD and inclusion and continues to conduct research in the area of special education. Michele is a member of the National Executive of the Irish Learning Support Association (ILSA) and has held many positions including that of Chairperson. Michele is a member of the editorial committee of the Learn Journal
Successful registrants will be emailed with a zoom code in advance of the webinar
|Course Start Date / Time||07-12-2020 7:00 pm|
|Course End Date / Time||07-12-2020 8:00 pm|
|Cut off date||07-12-2020 1:00 pm|
|Speaker||Michele Dunleavy and Marita Murtagh of Dyslexia Association Ireland|