Special Education

Special Education

Special Educators have expertise in supporting children and their families to be included in their natural environment; care and educational service; as well as their community settings. This is done by facilitating the overall strengths, interests and needs of the child to enhance their learning and development.

What does a Special Educator do in Early Intervention?

Special Educators help children with:

  • Socialisation and play skills
  • Independence; self-care and emotional skills
  • Communication development and following instructions
  • Literacy and numeracy
  • Thinking skills, attention and turn taking skills
  • Physical skills and participating in games with rules
What kinds of specialised Special Education services does EarlyEd offer?

EarlyEd has Special Educators specialising in:

  • Socialisation and play skills
  • Independence; self-care and emotional skills
  • Communication development and following instructions
  • Literacy and numeracy
  • Thinking skills, attention and turn taking skills
  • Physical skills and participating in games with rules

Why would I use Special Education services?

Special Education can help to support children starting Early Childhood Education and Care Services or school. Special Educators also help to support children in their natural environments.

How can special education services at EarlyEd be funded?

Special education services can be funded using your child’s NDIS package under Improved Daily Living Skills (Therapy Supports, Assistive Technology or Home Modifications). Alternatively, if you are not eligible for NDIS funding, our services can be funded by a range of other funding options including Medicare, private health insurance, HCWA/Better Start or private funding.

Special Education and EarlyEd

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