Special Needs in Early Childhood

It is important to not focus on a child having a disability but rather a child having different abilities. It’s our role then as parents and educators to further enhance and improve those abilities, and to ensure we are fully supporting a child where they need support.

‘SEND’: Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.

• The importance of the early years
• The first 1000 days
• The first 5 years
• The importance of play
• Areas of learning
• Makaton
• Sensory, messy and role play
• Caring for a child with special needs
• Inclusivity and acceptance
• Stigma
• Parental support
• SEND (Special Educational Needs and Disabilities) training and workshops
• The need for early intervention

Course time: 1 hour approx
Course cost: R225 per person
Course dates: Please inquire below
To register for this course please email uts.workshops@gmail.com.