Monthly Archive for: ‘May, 2015’

Meath

I CAN’s Meath School Awarded Outstanding

I CAN’s Meath School, for children aged 4 to 11 years with severe and complex speech, language and communication needs (SLCN) including Asperger’s Syndrome, has been awarded ‘Outstanding’ in their Ofsted Social Care inspection for the eighth time consecutively. This is in addition to their overall ‘Outstanding’ rating for the school, awarded in 2008 and 2011. The Ofsted Social Care …

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Blog from our CEO: New government set on extending its free childcare offer.

Blog by I CAN’s CEO, Virginia Beardshaw. There’s been lots of focus on children’s early years pre and post election. The new government is set on extending its free childcare offer for poor families, as a way of getting more parents into work. This is a key plank of the new government’s policy for addressing poverty and disadvantage. So far …

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“What being an I CAN Licensee means to me”

We spoke to one of I CAN’s fantastic Licensees, Anne-Marie Cray, about her experience working with I CAN and what being a Licensee means to her. As an Associate Speech and Language Therapist with ChildSpeech, an independent speech and language therapy service, I first heard about I CAN’s programmes through our founder, Dr Yvonne Wren. I was familiar with some …

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