Event details Let us know about incorrect details on this page, for example, an incorrect address or telephone number. PECS in your curriculum (formerly - Teachers guide to organising and managing the classroom)http://www.pecs-unitedkingdom.com (new window) Do you ever wonder how much of the school day your students actually spend learning? This presentation provides educators with practical strategies for maximising teaching time for their learners with autism and complex communication difficulties. Our framework for designing effective learning environments - The Pyramid Approach to Education™ will be reviewed and participants will learn to apply key components including teaching functional skills, receptive & expressive communication skills, and using reinforcers effectively in their classrooms. Participants will leave with strategies that will improve educational environments. What you will learn: how to motivate students; how to promote communication; how to make the best possible use of your time in the school day; how to develop meaningful activities and lessons; how to organise the classroom setting and materials to improve educational performance; how to use Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) to access the national curriculum. Who should attend: Appropriate for all professionals working with primary and secondary students. Experience with PECS is beneficial. Tuition includes: Detailed handouts with space for note taking - Certificate of attendance - Lunch and refreshments.Record Type: Seminars and workshopsWho to ContactPyramid Educational Consultants UK LtdGround Floor, Lion BuildingCrowhurst RoadBrightonBN1 8AFTel: 01273 609555Fax: 01273 609556Web link for contact: http://www.pecs-unitedkingdom.comView map Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgUpcoming eventsDate of Event: 20 Jan 2016 Venue: Jurys Inns119 Eyre StreetSheffieldSouth YorkshireS1 4QW View map Duration: 1 day; time: 9.00am-4.30pmCosts: £180 professionals; £95 parentsTarget Audience: Professionals, parentsSpeaker: TBCDate of Event: 29 Jun 2016 Venue: Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa12 Holloway CircusBirminghamB1 1BT View map Duration: 1 day; time: 9.00am-4.30pmCosts: £180 professionals; £95 parentsTarget Audience: Professionals, parentsSpeaker: TBCDate of Event: 23 Nov 2016 Venue: QEII Jubilee SchoolKennet RoadLondonW9 3LG View map Duration: 1 day; time: 9.00am-4.30pmCosts: £180 professionals; £95 parentsTarget Audience: Professionals, parentsSpeaker: TBCCoverageUnited KingdomCaters ForGender: All gendersPeople living outside the UK accepted: Not SpecifiedAimed AtAdult sibling, Parent/carer of a child, Parent/carer of a young person, Parent/carer of an adult, ProfessionalEvent KeywordPicture Exchange Communication System (PECS) The NAS relies on each service producing up-to-date information; this is the latest obtained for this service. Please read our disclaimer.