prepared for teachers, teacher assistants, shadow teachers and helpers to provide training in strategies and methods of working with children with special needs including specific learning disabilities, ADHD, dyslexia, autism spectrum disorders and slow learners.
Welcome to Genesis School for Special Education
Genesis School for Special Education is a child-centered, family-oriented program providing full-time and resource educational services to students with special needs, including Language Delay, Language Disorder, Autism, Asperger Syndrome, Attention Deficit Disorder and Developmental Delay. The continuum of services starts with Early Intervention for young children considered to be at risk and continuing to the Pre-School, Kindergarten, Primary and Secondary School academic levels, as well as providing Life Skills and Pre-Vocational Classes for order students who have reached their academic potential.
Genesis School for Special Education is based on the premise that every child has a right to an education. It is our responsibility to maximize the academic, social and physical potential of each and every child. It is also our responsibility to provide a nurturing, structured and safe environment in which to learn.
Recognizing that children with special learning needs benefit from a multifaceted approach to learning, Genesis School provides each child with an individualized programme addressing Social Emotional Development, Expressive/Receptive Language, Fine/Gross Motor Skills, Self-Help Skills and Cognitive Development. Genesis School adheres to a TEAM-based approach, maintaining continuous and open communication with teachers, therapists, parents and the Principal.
A model school for delivery of special education services, founded in 1998. The Genesis School provides the following programs:
- Early intervention/Pre-Kindergarten (2 ½ to 5 year old children)
- Academic Studies (Kindergarten through 8th grade / Sec 2)
- Transitional-Vocational (16 years of age / young adults through adulthood)
- Certificate in Teaching children with Special needs
- Lindamood Bell Programs
Genesis School for Special Education provides a full-time education to students with:
- Attention Deficit Disorder/ADHD
- Autism Spectrum Disorder/Asperger’s Syndrome/PDD
- Language Delay/Disorders
- Developmental/Physical Disability
- Specific Learning Disability/Others
- Down Syndrome
Genesis School for Special Education’s philosophy believes that each child has the right to an education. It is our responsibility to maximize each child’s academic, social and physical potential. The school provides each child with an Individualized Educational Program (IEP) and adheres to a “TEAM” based approach, maintaining continuous and open communication with teachers, therapists, parents and principal.
Programs highlight a high teacher-student ratio, well-qualified teaching staff, various support services and active mainstream integration. Programs foster each student’s well-being and promote the process of reaching his/her highest potential.