Thursday, 5 June 2014

Library and resources: 5th June 2014

Inclusive High School Education - Jacob's Story
If your child with Down syndrome is in the mid to upper years of primary school, you will be thinking about high school.

Family Advocacy's video about the transition of Jacob, a young man (who has Down syndrome) into the local public high school, on the NSW North Coast, is told largely by his mother, Annette Bush, with input from his high school teachers and principal:
At the end of the video are links to a further three shorter clips highlighting particular points about schooling that parents consider to be important.

Choice, Independence and Best Interest
Resourcing Families latest webinar about decision making and choice with Dr Michael Kendrick titled Choice, Independence and Best Interest. Explores key principles and ideas to support a person with disability to make decisions in their life.

Members' library
The Down Syndrome NSW library catalogue is available to view here.  

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