The Special Education Advancement Toolkit is an inspirational and educational model which was created to provide a guide for parents in their endeavour to support their children who are struggling in their early years or who have been diagnosed with special educational needs.
It presents a framework which covers the range of roles and activities that families must assume to ensure effective intervention on the part of the relevant parties who support the child.
It places the child at the centre of the equation and advocates early intervention and consistent action in a number of areas.
The structure is built on principles represented
by the acronyms:
HOPE, FAITH, GENTLE(ness), JOY,
LOVE and PEACE.
The steps presented in this structure reinforce the need to make an effort to support and empower each child irrespective of any disabilities that may be presented.
The blueprint sees the child as the star - the fruit of the womb who is endowed with innate abilities that enable them to bear fruit of the spirit.
When nurtured that person will excel by running his own race, and not be measured against others. He will pursue his destiny and achieve his potential by serving his