Thursday, April 26, 2012

Free Webinar - Teaching Functional Skills to Students with Disabilities

Functional programming is the practice of creating goals and educational programs to help the student learn skills and behaviors. Educators use functional programming to help students become participating members of their community after they graduate from school. This webinar will review how to prioritize goals and collaborate with parents and team members to make a plan of action. Topics include: Age appropriateness Work behaviors and skills Functional communication training Leisure skills Community-based instruction Functional academics This webinar will benefit special educators, therapists, paraprofessionals, parents and other support staff. Register for: Teaching Functional Skills presented by Amy Wiech, M.Ed.May 15, 2012 3pm PST May 17, 2012 12pm PST Click here to register.