About North West Northern Ireland Branch
Meetings are held monthly at the North West Teachers Centre. Invited speakers include ETI representatives, behaviour specialists, experienced nursery staff as well as those with expertise in special needs. Attendance is recognised as training for the WELB.
Further details of our upcoming events to be confirmed in due course.
Our past events include:
October 2015 - The shy child, reluctant talker and selective mutism with Claire Canning
November 2015 - A year in the life of a nursery garden with Rory McIntyre - Playtrail (Forest School)
March 2016 - Dyslexia in the early years with Maria Philips
Use of Whiteboards in the early years - Mrs M McGuiness
June 2016 - The World Around Us, New Inspection Arrangements with Kathleen Cassidy
27th/28th October 2016 - Two Day Conference - Working with the reluctant speaker and selective mutism with Maggie Johnson
14th September 2017 - Music in the Classroom and The Inspection Process - with Kathleen Cassidy and Valerie Campbell, ETI
18th October 2017 - Take Ten, reducing anxiety in children - with Fintan Connelly
20th & 21st March 2018 - Incorporating Music into the Curriculum - with Sandra Campbell
Further details to be confirmed in due course.
North West Northern Ireland Branch Team
Chair: Jennifer Marshall
Secretary: Karen Friel
Treasurer: Karyn Doherty