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Autism in Malaysia and United Kingdom: Prospects and Challenges

Date: 29 October 2021 (Friday)
Time: 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM (MYT) | 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM (BST)
Registration: Click here 
Venue: Zoom | YouTube

The webinar “Autism in Malaysia and United Kingdom: Prospects and Challenges” is co-organized by School of Education, Taylor’s University and Plymouth Institute of Education, Plymouth University, United Kingdom.

Academics from Malaysia and United Kingdom will share their valuable knowledge and experience in the field of special education, particularly Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The webinar will cover the following topics:

  • Therapeutic intervention for families of children with autism
  • Inclusive approaches to the curriculum using robotics
  • Inclusive education in Malaysia for children with autism
  • ELaH – Home based learning packs for children with autism

SPEAKERS

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Rebecca Stancer
Lecturer, Early Childhood 

Plymouth Institute of Education 

Mrs. Tara Vassallo
Lecturer, Early Childhood 

Plymouth Institute of Education 

Assoc Prof. Dr Jan Georgeson
Lecturer, Early Childhood 

Plymouth Institute of Education 

Dr. Shyielathy Arumugam
Special Education Teacher

Ministry of Education, Malaysia 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Suanne Gibson
Interim Director

Plymouth Institute of Education 

Dr. Logendra Stanley Ponniah
Head of School of Education

Taylor’s University 

Dr. Victoria Bamsey
Associate Head of School Teaching, Leaning and Internationalisation

Plymouth Institute of Education 

Dr. Lee Yee Ling
Lecturer, School of Education

Taylor’s University 

Mr. Jack Whitfield
Research Assistant

Plymouth University 

Ms. Tasnim Jannat Nijhu
Research Assistant

Taylor’s University 

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