Buckinghamshire Traded Services

Introduction to Down Syndrome

Introduction to Down Syndrome

This session will introduce Down syndrome to people who have little experience of working with children with Down syndrome and cover key facts about the multifaceted nature of Down syndrome to help attendees develop a greater understanding of the learning profile of pupils with the condition.


  • To develop an understanding of the specific learning needs of children with Down syndrome and the implications for educators.

  • To understand and develop skills to change and teach behaviour; social and emotional development.

  • To improve your resource bank of teaching strategies, classroom resources and online tools across the curriculum.


Chiltern and South Bucks SEND team

Who should book on:

  • Senior Leaders
  • Class/Subject teachers
  • SENCo
  • LSA

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