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Training / Events

Yes @ Areté Learning Trust provides Regional Training with National Speakers. Our training on different aspects of supporting students with Specific Learning Differences will be available throughout the year. Listings of planned training are constantly updated.

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Stories That Explain

Social Stories for Children with Autism

Stories That Explain

What will you learn:

  • To understand the reason and purpose of a Social StoryTM.
  • To understand the rules and guidelines about writing Social StoriesTM, including the right type of vocabulary and sentences.
  • To understand how to implement and evaluate the effectiveness of a Social StoryTM.
  • To understand how to gather the evidence and perspective of the person you are writing for.
  • To understand how to illustrate a Social StoryTM.

Training led by: Lynn McCann

Lynn McCann is the Author of Stories that Explain (a book of Social Stories for Primary Children) published by LDA, and 4 other books about teaching autistic children. She is passionate about using Social Stories in the structure and purpose proposed by Carol Gray and is an Autism, ADHD and PDA specialist teacher working with schools across the North West of England.   


Headteachers, Teachers, SENCOs, Inclusion Managers, TAs & Learning Mentors


£105+VAT / person Refreshments and a light lunch included

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Advanced booking is required to attend this event.

  • Adults: £105

Cancellations/Refunds: Cancellations of training events are subject to a 25% administration fee where the cancellation is made 3 weeks or more before the date of the event. No refund is payable for a cancellation made within 2 weeks prior to the training course – in this event the full sum shown on the invoice remains payable.

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