The Dyspraxia Foundation is proud to announce our first conference for 2019!
Introducing Dyspraxia/DCD: increasing understanding and implications – a one day event for parents, carers, health and education professionals including teachers, SENCos , Learning Support Staff and anyone with an interest in Dyspraxia/DCD .
These resources aim to support parents by giving ideas and activity suggestions around teaching specific skills within different areas of development.
The ‘Portage Top Tips: Teaching Your Child Using the Portage ‘Small Steps’ Approach’ provides some general tips and introduction to the Portage ‘Small Steps’ approach.
new skills. Visit the link to explore more Portage Top Tips resources for parents
The NPA provide training and support to the early years workforce to develop Portage practice.
The Portage Workshop and training also aims to support the implementation of Portage principles within early years settings.
The Portage Workshop is an introduction to the Portage Approach to working with children with additional needs and their families. Suitable for anyone interested in finding out more about the Portage model, including early years practitioners, therapists and parents.
This award is available to early years settings (including childminders and foster carers) whose staff have completed the Portage Workshop and demonstrate that they deliver high quality, inclusive early years education, based on the Portage model and Portage principles.
For criteria and application information visit the link.
This toolkit is for education and childcare professionals supporting children and young people affected by stroke.
Stroke is often seen as only affecting older adults, but it can happen to anyone of any age, including babies, children and young people. This publication provides key information about stroke in childhood, as well as practical tools to help with communication, planning and documentation in the classroom or childcare setting. It signposts to additional sources of information.
A whole range of free downloadable information sheets relating to dyspraxia/DCD. Please feel free to browse at your leisure.These ar of interest to teachers, TA's, carers, parents and anyone with an interest in dyspraxia and how to support best practice.
Nurtureuk is delighted to present the fourth volume of the International Journal of Nurture in Education, the only journal solely dedicated to research on the nurturing approach. We are proud of the contributions made by our authors who provide an in-depth examination of different themes dear to nurture practitioners.