IPSEF Speakers

Sharon Burke

Inclusion Leader, Fortes Education

Originally from Ireland, Sharon Burke moved to Dubai in 2009 as a qualified Speech and Language Therapist. She has experience in both special and mainstream education, as well as working in the clinical therapy setting. In 2015, Sharon completed a Masters in Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (MEd SEND) and enrolled in the PGCert SENCO, as she wished to bring about broader educational reform for students with SEND. Sharon is a certified Specialist Assessor (holding the CPT3A qualification), registered with the British Psychological Society. Sharon was delighted to assume the post of Inclusion Leader at Fortes Education (Sunmarke and Regent International School) in September 2016, and hopes to develop a flexible educational provision which can be modified to accommodate the needs of all young learners.