This course is specifically designed for assisting educators, parents, schools and educational institutions who are aiming to implement Individualized Educational Plans for students with different needs for all ages. An IEP ensures that a child with an identified disability who is attending an elementary or secondary educational institution receives specialized instruction and related services. The purpose of an IEP is to meet the child’s needs based on the child’s development rather than on predetermined expectations based on grade level. This session will help you take both strengths and challenges into consideration to develop an IEP, using a child’s strengths to improve his or her challenges.
By the end of the program, participants will be able to:
- Understa what is an Individualized Educational Plan
- Comprehend necessary components that need to be included
- Develop an Individualized Educational Plan with sample references
- Implement an Individualized Educational Plan
Who Should Attend?
- Special Educators
- Other Educational Institutions
With her profound interest in facilitating children, teenagers, and adults in finding clarity, Farah Nasir pursued her MPhil degree in Educational Psychology. She has since been playing her part to create awareness of the importance of psychological therapies in different domains. Farah Nasir is currently associated with two Pakistani universities, Institute of Business Management also known as “CBM” and Bahria University. She was associated with Karachi Vocational Training Centre for the Intellectually Disabled for 3 years. Farah also worked as a Trainer in the institute to assist Intellectually Disabled individuals by providing them with job-related training and making their life meaningful for potential independent living.
She completed an Art as Therapy program conducted under the Child and Adolescent Development Program in collaboration with the University of Leicester, UK. Farah is working actively with people of different ages and providing her services at different platforms. With her experience in both the corporate and educational sectors, she has given workshops at different organizations and institutes such as First Women Bank Limited, Let’s Educate, Bahria University, Pakistan Institute of Management, and Memon Industrial and Technical Institute – MITI. She currently presented as a Community Teacher Spotlight Presenter for Academy of Therapy Wisdom Community Teacher Spotlight program, USA. She is a scholarship holder and an enthusiast for creating the importance of art in therapy especially for children.