Sensory Souk’s SENCO Seminar: Executive Function

When: Wednesday March 6, 2019 from 9:30 am to 11:00 am

Where: Royal Plaza, Violet Room (2nd Floor, next to Diva Lounge) Map

Cost: 100 QR/person. SENCO Seminars are open to all educators.

Description: This presentation will give the audience the opportunity to understand what executive function skills are and how these essential skills are crucial for learning and development. The presentation will focus on explaining how lifelong executive function skills develop, what can disrupt their development and how supporting them affects progress in learning and life.

Expert Speaker: Klelia Antoniou, Additional Learning Needs Coordinator at King’s College, Doha, holds a Bachelor of Arts in Special Education and a Master’s of Arts in Counseling Psychology from New Jersey City University. She brings more than 13 years of experience in special education from a range of schools in New Jersey, Cyprus and Qatar. Over the last 7 years she has worked within Qatar at ISL and more recently at Compass International School as Head of the ALN Department, working with students who exhibit a variety of challenges and specific learning difficulties. Klelia has been with King’s College, Doha since it opened and has been responsible for ensuring that children with additional challenges transition effectively and are fully integrated in the school.

Sensory Souk brings you SENCOs in Qatar, a group for professionals who work within SEN settings. They hold monthly seminars and their goal is 3-fold:
–help create a community among Special Education teachers and coordinators in Doha
–facilitate communication within the SEN community and share ideas that help teachers and kids in the classroom
–provide useful information through professional development seminars

To secure your spot you must:

  1. Pre-register: SENCO Registration Form
  2. Buy your ticket at the Sensory Souk store. Spaces are limited. To guarantee your seat, please purchase in advance. If space allows,tickets will be offered at the door. Cash only, please.  Sensory Souk is located in Royal Plaza on Al Sadd Street, 1st floor (next to Mosafer). Map