The Autistic School Staff Project Team held a free webinar on 27th April 2021. It included the following:
- Presentations from expert speakers covering a range of issues relevant to the Autistic School Staff Project;
- An expert panel of autistic teachers who responded to questions submitted in advance by attendees.
You can access the recordings of the presentations here
Sara Peeters produced this wonderful illustration summarising the event
Introduction and Chair:
Professor Francesca Happé
Dr Rebecca Wood: The Autistic School Staff Project and Educational Inclusion
Pete Wharmby: Autistic teachers: Understanding our Intense Interests
Claire O’Neill: The Strengths of Autistic School Leaders
Venessa Bobb: The Value to Parents of Autistic Teachers
Followed by Q&A with autistic panel:
Madge Woollard: Peripatetic Music Teacher
Jade Pitchford-Waters: Autism Advisory Teacher
Elkie Kammer: Teacher
Alan Morrison: Teacher
Panel Chair: Dr Ruth Moyse
Social Media: Dr Laura Crane
The Autistic School Staff Project is kindly funded by the John and Lorna Wing Foundation.
We would like to thank Scottish Autism for generously funding this webinar.