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Upcoming Gesher 2017 Workshops:
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Thursday 19th October 2017

Interactive workshop for SENcos / Teachers on autism in the classroom

22nd November 2017 at Gesher Primary School, 228 Walm Lane, London NW2 3BS - 4.30pm - 5.30pm

We welcome you to Gesher School to hear a brief talk from our headteacher on supporting children with autism in the classroom.  You will also have the opportunity to tour the school and speak to the specialist teachers about different resources that they use to support learning in the classroom.  Although we are a specialist school, many of the strategies and resources that will be mentioned can also be used within a mainstream environment.  There will also be a question and answer session with our specialist staff.  Pre-registration  is required in order to confirm your place.  

Interactive workshop for Nursery Teachers on autism in the classroom

29th November 2017 at Gesher Primary School, 228 Walm Lane, London NW2 3BS - 4.30pm - 5.30pm

We welcome you to Gesher School to hear a brief talk from our headteacher on supporting children with autism in the classroom.  You will also have the opportunity to tour the school and speak to the specialist teachers about different resources that they use to support learning in the classroom.  Although we are a specialist school, many of the strategies and resources that will be mentioned can also be used within a mainstream environment.There will also be a question and answer session with our specialist staff.  Pre-registration is required in order to confirm your place. 

Autism and Anxiety in the classroom

6th December 2017 at Gesher Primary School, 228 Walm Lane, London NW2 3BS - 4.30pm - 5.30pm

Autistic children and young people can experience a high base level of anxiety every day. There are some common themes when talking about the causes of anxiety. However, everyone is different and the best thing is to get to know the child or young person you are working with.Join us to hear from Gesher's headteacher Gianna Colizza, to discuss the main causes and how to recognise anxiety in children and how you can help to relieve or prevent anxiety.  Pre-registration is required in order to confirm your place. This talk is suitable for teachers, sencos and teaching assistants.

Open Days for Parents 

Number of days available throughout October and November.

An opportunity for prospective parents to have a personal tour of Gesher, see the school in action and meet with the school's headteacher Gianna Colizza and her team. Gesher will be opening up a new reception class in 2018 and a key stage 2 class, this class will be demand led. In addition to this Gesher has some availibility in the current reception - year 2 classes. Pre registration is required to secure your place.