The Special Educator's Tool Kit is an informative yet practical guide to help teachers and parents involved in educating children with Special Educational Needs. It is simple in its layout and practical in its approach. It is a working resource manual to support established lesson plans, existing syllabuses and ongoing research. The book takes the form of a Tool Kit to provide the reader with ideas to make the class room a place of learning, discovery and fun. The tools relate to ideas for planning, assessment, learning and activities to use in the classroom. This book aims to equip teachers and parents to understand the clinical, developmental and educational needs of special children so that they can create meaningful, measurable and unique learning experiences for them. It will also be of benefit to those involved in the training and supervision of mainstream and special needs teachers and medical professionals who provide care for these children and their families.
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(241mm x 184mm x 13mm)
Publisher: SAGE Publications India Pvt Ltd
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Author Biography - Sarah J. Barratt
Sarah J. Barratt is a qualifi ed Occupational Therapist with over 10 years of clinical experience in physical medicine, paediatrics and community practice. Her practice extends across England, Romania, India and New Zealand. Her interest in Special Education is both professional and personal. She worked as a school-based Occupational Therapist in a residential school in England with children of primary school age with physical disabilities. She has also provided training for staff in Romania and has lectured on courses to train Special Educators in India. On a personal level she has special needs of her own which include mild Cerebral Palsy and some visual impairment. She is currently a Lecturer in Occupational Therapy at Canterbury Christchurch University in Kent. The Special Educator's Tool Kit has been written to provide teachers, parents and families with a portfolio of resources and ideas to help them make the time that children spend at school enjoyable, memorable and fun.