Michelle Wong is an award-winning educator, coach and researcher. Her passion for inclusion and motivation sets the entire room buzzing throughout her presentations.
Michelle's research focuses specifically on motivation to participate in sport for autistic youth.
Her Bust-a-Burpee program has been running successfully for over five years and is founded on strength-based education, special needs practice and research-led motivation techniques.
"A staff centred approach to wellbeing and optimal performance in the workplace"
Michelle Wong is an award winning educator and coach. Her desire to understand the science behind motivation has lead her to embark on a post graduate research career at Curtin University.
Michelle brings 20 years practical experience in education, business and research to her presentations, ensuring that a variety of learning styles are catered for within the presentation.
Michelle is passionate about supporting staff members to improve the quality of their motivation across all aspects of their life, bringing renewed and sustainable attitudes to the workplace.
All corporate workshops are customised to align with the strategic plan of the company.
Coaching Disability In All Clubs
1 in 5 people are living with a disability in Australia. Many of these disabilities are 'invisible' and your club and coaches require appropriate skills and strategies for supporting an inclusive and encouraging environment for all members of the community.
This practical workshop is appropriate for all sporting codes and will give your coaches the confidence to provide a supportive and inclusive environment at your club.
Autism in the Classroom
This unique workshop addresses the concerns and challenges of teachers and education assistants in the classroom. This professional learning presentation provides insightful background into the behaviours presented by the autistic student.
A strength-focused workshop full of practical tips and tools for educators that will positively support inclusion across the entire school.
Inclusive Sport Groups
All children love to move their bodies, but every child has different abilities.
Many coaches and facilitators are volunteers. Coming up with scaled options and exciting activities to keep a range of children engaged in training sessions, is a challenge for even the most experienced coaches.
Michelle's background and research combined, guarantee a workshop that will inspire all coaches and club members to get up and move!
The number one objective of the inclusive coaching workshop, is to build confidence in the club, coaches and participants! The workshop is full of practical tasks to get participants thinking positively about inclusion and to build on strategies for including and managing all kids.
"Inclusion is Giving Everyone a Place on the Team"
The key to inclusion is education. This means it can be taught to your staff, coaches and parents.
Michelle provides workshops around inclusion for a variety of environments. From the corporate world to the classroom, and onto the sporting field. Michelle's presentations are practical and entertaining with key take home strategies and tips for all participants.
All workshops are two hours long and can be extended for half day or full day presentations with a variety of practical tools and customised strategies.
Michelle is available for customised presentations, specific to your event. Get in touch today
"Michelle is an energetic, entertaining and educated speaker.
She has a vast background as diverse as the participants in the audience.
Michelle draws on life experience, education, inclusion, entrepreneurship, research and business ownership to ensure an engaging and memorable key-note presentation for your audience."