Course curriculum

  • 1

    An Introduction to Resourceful Teaching and Learning

    • Introduction

    • Course outline

    • Your expectations of this course

    • A: Why would we create our own resources?

    • B: Spinning and the Sensory Salad Spinner

    • C: Extending the use of one resource to cover a range of activities

    • D: A look at observation’s contribution to assessment

    • Quiz

    • Conclusion

    • Evaluation form


Hirstwood Training Associate – Technology Specialist

Carol Allen

Carol Allen is an education advisor for ICT and Inclusion, currently offering specialised support to Local Authorities, schools, parents and carers and a wide range of educators across the world. She has taught since 1980 in both mainstream schools – primary and high, and schools for students with severe, profound and multiple learning difficulties. Recognising, as an English specialist, that communication lies at the heart of all effective teaching, the majority of her work has centred on creative and engaging use of technology to support communication in its widest sense.