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training package

Education for the Developmentally Young (EDY) is a structured teaching approach involving strategies such as task analysis, chaining tasks and discrete trials to train children through a gradient of prompts until they can master tasks independently.

Classroom organisation

The EDY approach also focuses on classroom organisation and planning to optimise the use of adults within a classroom.

Read this article on room management. While the terminology is dated, the principles of classroom management remain valid.

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an open book

Farrell, P., McBrien, J. and Foxen, T. (1992) EDY instructor's handbook: Teaching People with severe Learning Difficulties. Manchester University Press.