Curriculum - Structured Teaching


Goals of Structured Teaching

  • Meaningful learning situations
  • Predictability
  • Spontaneous communication
  • Independence
  • Skills for adulthood


Structured Teaching relies strongly on Visual Supports to promote engagement in productive

activities and to reduce the confusion and distress of too much language processing.


Structured Teaching consists of 4 main elements

  1. Physical structure
  2. Visual schedules
  3. Individual tasks
  4. Work systems