Category Archive for: ‘Speech and Language Therapists’

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Questions! Questions!

GCSE Science at I CAN’s Dawn House school “How long will it take fruit flies to generate 1 billion offspring?” “Is that the same as when we talked about bacteria reproducing?” “So Miss, why do they always say ‘kills 99% of all known germs?’” “That’s what I did in English this morning….exaggerate!” “I know this isn’t what we’re talking about, …

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The MGGB Dinner with the Meath School Choir and Gareth Malone OBE – by I CAN CEO Virginia Beardshaw

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It was a ‘pinch me’ moment and a half. Whatever was I doing at Claridge’s hobnobbing with Gareth Malone? What, indeed, was Gareth doing conducting the Meath Singers and the 200 + top UK marketers, PR gurus and brand managers in a rousing rendition of ‘Jingle Bells’? The Meath Singers came to perform for the Marketing Group of Great Britain …

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Why we love Meath School

Because our son Thomas was a twin it was obvious from a very early age that he wasn’t progressing as quickly as he should. It took 5 years for us to get a diagnosis but during that time it became clear that, although he had mild/moderate learning difficulties, his main area of difficulty was with speech and language. So when …

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A Recipe for Speaking Success!

By I CAN Communication Advisor, Amanda Baxter Now that the seasons have changed and we’re coming into to winter we might be less likely to spend time outside with our children (except for those of us shivering at the play parks). Now is a good time to start on some indoor activities that are fun and can help your child’s …

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Students at I CAN’s Dawn House School participate in pupil voice activity commissioned by the government.

Pupil voice consultations are well regarded in schools as a way for teachers to gather useful feedback from students about their education and how it could be improved. In November, students at I CAN’s Dawn House School participated in a pupil voice activity – but one commissioned by government. Currently, the DfE is consulting on the Draft Code of Practice …

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