Autism Society Philippines (ASP) invites you to two seminars this August.
When & Where
29 August 2009
Asian Social Institute
#1581 Leon Guinto corner Escoda Sts.
Malate, Manila, Philippines
A. Inclusion of Children with Autism in the Regular Classroom (9:00am-12:00nn)
This seminar will discuss how schools can effectively adjust their curricular framework to accept students with disabilities, including children with autism. The seminar will also present ways of accessing the regular education curriculum and how students, with and without disabilities are evaluated. Participants will learn different approaches on how to make ALL students function in an inclusive classroom environment.
Speaker: Dr. Mercedes Adorio
B. Vocation Education for Persons with Autism (1:30-4:30pm)
A practical take on SPED Vocational Education, focusing on the learning culture of persons with autism and the Filipino culture as they affect assessment, goal-setting, and the teaching and learning process. The seminar will highlight the Tiny Big experience, an on-going 6-year feasibility study on the training and employment of persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Speaker: Ms. Maria Corazon Colendrino
For more details, please call ASP at (632) 926-6941 or 436-8713.