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Teaching Martial Arts To Neurodivergent Students

July 28 @ 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM CDT

Students with special needs deserve instructors and curricula that recognize, understand, and integrate accommodations that are vital to these students’ learning in the classroom, but not so much in the area of physical education. This session will focus on best practices for teaching martial arts to neurodivergent students, especially those diagnosed with ADHD and ASD.

Bring: Note-taking materials if they wish

Wear: Comfortable clothing

Appropriate For:
  • All Ages, All Genders
  • All Experience Levels
  • Mild Exertion
Areas of Focus:
  • Adjust Curriculum
  • Teaching Skills
  • Martial Arts
Wentz Science Center, room 254


July 28
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM CDT
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Wentz Science Center, room 254
-- 131 S. Loomis St.
Naperville, IL 60540 United States


Shihan Diane Wallander


Appropriate for
All Ages, All Genders
Recommended Experience Level
All Experience Levels
Exertion Level
Mild Exertion

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