5th Annual Parent and Professional Conference

Montessori Education for Autism (MEfA)

5th Annual Parent and Professional Conference

Saturday 7th November 2015

Mycenae House, 90, Mycenae Road, Blackheath, London SE3 7SE

Montessori: Social Skills and Social Graces for the 21st Century

PROGRAMME:

09:30 Registration, breakfast and orientation

10:00 Opening Welcome and News Update

10:15 WENDY FIDLER: MEfA ACADEMIC DIRECTOR

'Social skills: Self esteem or self-resilience? Social graces for the 21st Century''

11:00 SANDRA COPPING: MANAGER AT COLOURBOX MONTESSORI

'Developing successful and effective social communicators using Augmentative and Alternative communications systems'

11:45 WENDY FIDLER AND LAURA MARKS: PhD STUDENT AT LIVERPOOL JOHN MOORES UNIVERSITY

A users' guide to Cerebral Palsy: Montessori and Conductive Education'

12:30 LUNCH

13:30 ALI GOLDING: MEfA GRADUATE/ROYAL ACADEMY OF DANCE

'Dance Workshop: Action for Learning Part II'

14:15 VALERIE TOUZE: MEFA GRADUATE/CO-FOUNDER AT EDOKI

'Montessori Controversy'

15:00 WENDY FIDLER: MEfA ACADEMIC DIRECTOR

'Proust and the Squid: The story and science of the reading brain'

15:30 PANEL QUESTION TIME

16:00 Close

For more information and to book your place please contact MEfA at:www.montessorieducationforautism.com or call 0208 305 2202 or print and complete the registration form below:

MEfA ANNUAL CONFERENCE INFORMATION:

Directions to Mycenae House: http://www.mycenaehouse.co.uk/map.html

Travel to Mycenae House:

Train: London Bridge to Westcombe Park Station

Underground train/tube: to North Greenwich then 108/422 bus toBlackheath Standard*

For local information please call 07860655597

Mycenae House is fully accessible to wheelchair users.

REGISTRATION FORM

NAME: ……………………………………………………………………………………………

ADDRESS: ……………………………………………………………………………………………

EMAIL: ……………………………………………………………………………………………

TELEPHONE: ……………………………………………………………………………………………

NUMBER OF TICKETS REQUIRED:

…………… @ £20.00 MEfA families (activities at Montessori House)

…………… @ £30.00 Students (Place of Study ……………………………………)

............. @ £40.00 MEfA Members

…………… @ £60.00 Others

I enclose a cheque for ……………… payable to 'MEfA'

Bank: CAF Bank Ltd Sort Code: 405240 Account: 00019126 Reference: your name

We also accept Visa/Mastercard: please call 0208 305 2202 (there is a £1 fee to use this service)

Please return this form to:

Montessori House, 135 Westcombe Hill, Royal Borough of Greenwich, London SE3 7DP

BREAKFAST AND LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED. IF YOU HAVE ANY SPECIAL DIETARY REQUIREMENTS PLEASE GIVE DETAILS BELOW:

*Alight at Blackheath Standard - do not travel onto Blackheath Village