The happiness assessment

The Happiness Assessment was originally the brainchild of Flo Longhorn and later Julie King. We revisit it here with further additions by Richard Hirstwood.  The happiness and well-being of our learners are of paramount importance. In common with most people, our learners are happiest when they feel secure, safe and valued, in an anxiety-free environment. …

Creating inspiring sensory classrooms

Great classroom design is a good starting point for engaging every child in their learning! In this course you will learn how to create inspiring sensory classrooms designed to benefit learners with sensory impairments, severe/complex learning needs or autism. We show you how a sensory classroom can support practitioners in implementing a sensory curriculum, personalising…

Resourceful teaching and learning

When working with learners with complex needs or autism, sometimes it is not possible for us to purchase specialist educational products. This course provides lots of clever ideas for creating our own homemade resources, which will extend our repertoire of learning opportunities, using a simple plastic salad spinner as the primary example. Individual ticket £39Five…

An introduction to hearing impairment

A hearing impairment affects how a learner interacts with their environment. This course explains the types of hearing impairment, their causes and implications for learning. We provide practical strategies and ideas for classroom adaptations to support learners with a hearing impairment in the learning environment. Individual ticket £39Five ticket £Five ticket £