Training

 

learn from the experts

We offer our training courses as either whole-day, half-day or two-hour sessions. 

We can be flexible to meet your training needs.

For the best of both worlds, you could book 2 separate courses to create a full day’s training.

Contact us to discuss tailoring a training package to suit your needs and for details of our pricing.  

Courses

 

Trainers:

Bríd Ní Chatháin of Bux Books

Sandra Pyne of Fruit Salad Publishing

SPELLING IN-DEPTH

  • the challenges of English

  • importance of structure

  • how to tailor spelling individually

Ideal for those who want an insight into why it’s so common for learners to struggle with spelling, and an easy student-centred way to individually tailor a spelling learning path.  

Trainers:

Bríd Ní Chatháin of Bux Books

Sandra Pyne of Fruit Salad Publishing

MULTI-SENSORY LITERACY

  • exploring “multi-sensory”

  • examining practical materials

  • practising activities

A fun, hands-on workshop with a selection of materials to take away that teachers can use next day in class. Ideal for those who want some practical ideas and materials to pep up their English lessons. Includes tips on how to include learners with special needs. 

Trainers:

Bríd Ní Chatháin of Bux Books

Sandra Pyne of Fruit Salad Publishing

UNDERSTANDING AND SUPPORTING DYSLEXIA

  • simulations so educators understand how dyslexia feels

  • how to spot dyslexia

  • support strategies

Ideal for those who support dyslexics both in whole-class and smaller group work across the whole range of subjects, not just literacy. 

Trainer:

Jenn Wood of Integrate Practice

MINDFULNESS AS TEACHER SELF-CARE

  • explore mindfulness practices and theory, including: movement, breathing, listening and more

  • start and sustain your own mindfulness practice to support you personally and professionally

  • prioritize self-care, well-being and mitigate fatigue and burnout

 

All levels of experience welcome! Ideal for educators and caregivers interested in how mindfulness can develop awareness and resilience in our professional lives.