What is Down's Syndrome?

This short, video-based online course provides an introduction to Down's Syndrome and dispels some of the most popular myths.
What is Down's Syndrome?
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Loved the course.

dawn pursall

Really enjoyed every minute of the course... What an eye opener it was.

Really enjoyed every minute of the course... What an eye opener it was.

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What is Down`s Syndrome

Lesley Weir

Lots of clear informative information and facts

Lots of clear informative information and facts

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Brilliant!

hannah morris

What you'll learn on this course

This short course is for school staff and parents looking for an overview of what Down's Syndrome is and is a great starting point for those new to supporting learners with Down's Syndrome.

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    What is Down's Syndrome?

    • Welcome to SchudioTV!

    • Welcome from your Instructor

    • What is Down's Syndrome? An Introduction

    • It's all About the Chromosomes

    • Many Popular Beliefs About Down's Syndrome - Myth or Fact?

    • The Future is Bright

    • What's next ... ?

How long will this course take to complete? This short course takes less than 30 minutes to complete.

Your Instructor

Instructor

Cecilie Mackinnon

Cecilie has 20 years experience as a classroom teacher throughout the full primary range, mainstream and special schools, and in an SEN advisory post supporting both primary and secondary schools.

She is a member of the U.K. Down’s Syndrome Education Consortium working collaboratively to produce award winning publications on supporting children with Down syndrome and a member of the ‘All Party Parliamentary Working Group responsible for the recent publication: Down Syndrome: Good Practice Guidelines for Education.

She is an accredited Numicon and Down Syndrome Education International Training Consultant and develops practical teaching resources to support the education and social development children with Down syndrome.