An Extraordinary School: Re-modelling Special Education by Sarah James


By Sarah James

Special schooling has to be simply that: respectable; most sensible perform; uncompromising; artistic schooling that permits all of our kids to fulfil their strength. This booklet is the tale of an cutting edge college that would problem you to re-think how targeted schooling is taught. Port Phillip professional institution has acquired nationwide and foreign acceptance as a bestpractice version for teaching teenagers with specified wishes. the varsity has a different threepronged method of schooling. It makes use of: a fullservice tuition version, during which a wide-range of academic, scientific, paramedical and psychological health and wellbeing providers function collaboratively in the tuition; an built-in version of provider supply, within which lecturers, experts and therapists collaborate to deal with the explicit wishes of every pupil, embedding treatment in all lecture room actions; and an arts-based curriculum that makes use of dance, drama, tune and the visible arts to coach literacy, numeracy and dwelling abilities. a unprecedented tuition will motivate those that are looking to re-model how particular schooling could be taught and the tale of Port Phillip expert tuition illustrates how powerful the whole group should be in making switch happen.

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