The Olley Edwards academy was set up in Jan 2016 for Home educated Aspergers /Autistic/ PDA girls who did not flourish emotionally in school and therefore home educated.
Academy aim is to prevent isolation and to seek inspiration and friendship in special activities and small meet ups for those unable to attend larger events. We promote inclusion to friends and siblings .
The academy recieves no funding and it purely a voluntary mission to find special events for our children in the UK and support ,participate and be a part of them.
Events since Jan 2016 have included Arts and Crafts community event days at RISC centre Reading UK in October , Attending and presenting at the Principia School conferences with Tim Peake ,Portsmouth University in November,a workshop tour on "Making Laws " at the Houses of Parliments December 2016 .BAFTA premiere of CBBC Horrible Histories with actor Q and A ,Traditional Christmas Panto, CyberFirst Girls coding competition for the British Cyber Security and Shreks Adventures Westminster for World Autism Day 2017.
Upcoming events include a July visit to an Autism friendly performance of Animalphabet Musical at South Hill Park Berkshire and June -Dec 2017 bi weekly TED ed club!