Tuesday 26th October 2021
0930 - 1515
A conference event for educators by the ADHD Foundation exploring practical strategies to support neurodiversity in the classroom. Lunch is provided.
9:00am - 9:30am - Registration. Tea and coffee served.
9:30am - 9:45am - Welcome address by Dr Tony Lloyd, CEO of the ADHD Foundation
9:45am - 10:20am - “An introduction to neurodiversity in education” by Colin Foley, National Training Director at the ADHD Foundation
10:20am - 11:00am - “Identifying and supporting neurodiversity in the early years” by Emma Weaver, Early Years Lead at the ADHD Foundation
11:00am - 11:20am - Break. Tea and Coffee served.
11:20am- 11:50am - "A headteacher's journey towards greater inclusion" by Jennifer Garnes, Headteacher at Strathmore Primary School, Forfar.
11:50am - 12:30pm - “Strategies to support executive functioning for neurodiverse learners” by Colin Foley
12:30pm- 1:15pm - Lunch
1:15pm - 2:00pm - Dr. Jeremy Fellick, Paediatrician for Glasgow NHS
2:00pm - 2:40pm - “Learner Anxiety and Comorbidity” by Michael Hussey, Director of School Services at the ADHD Foundation
2:40pm - 3:15pm - “A whole school approach to supporting learner self- regulation” by Emma Weaver
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