Taghmon Action Group, Wexford, Ireland
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info@cottageautismnetwork.com

Educational Options

All education interventions used with your child need to be:
a) Specific to your child
b) Predicted on the outcome of a Psychological Assessment or Individual Educational Plan or both
c) Evidence-based
d) Delivered by professionals who have the correct training and resources to deliver the requirements of the Psychological Assessment and/or IEP
e) Measured regularly, you as parents or guardians should be consulted and it should be reviewed at least every year but preferably every 6 months.

The Department of Education and Science (DoES) are to deliver what they call the eclectic model in one of 3 settings:
a) ASD Unit in Primary School
b) Special Needs School
c) Mainstream School with assistance from Resource Teacher and a SNA.