Category Archive for: ‘Speech and Language Therapists’

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Royal College of Speech and Language Therapist’s Bulletin reviewer gives I CAN’s Early Talkers box set 4 ****

The recommendations for Early Talkers, available from I CAN’s online shop, continue with a 4 star review in the latest issue of the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists’ Bulletin magazine. Early Talkers, our best selling resource, is a set of three activity card packs for parents and practitioners to use with children between birth and five years. Providing over …

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Su Vosper Blog

A Reflection on Engage in Education by Su Vosper

Over the last two years I’ve been part of the I CAN team of advisors working on the Engage in Education project.   As a speech and language therapist, by background, it’s been a very different experience for me working closely with key workers and teaching staff to develop their practice whilst not working directly with the young people at risk …

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Jonathan Wright Blog

Meet Jonothan Wright

Jonothan Wright, I CAN’s Communication Advisor for Primary Years, talks about his passion for supporting children’s speech, language and communication and how schools can make small changes to support their pupils’. Q. What inspired you to get involved in the speech, language and communication field as a career? A. Two things mainly – a fascination with languages and the way …

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Meet Paul Pirie

Paul Pirie, I CAN’s Business Development Manager, talks about his passion for I CAN and how Licensed Tutors can strengthen I CAN’s mission. Q. What inspired you to pursue a career in I CAN? A. As Business Development Manager for I CAN, my aim is to use my expertise and experiences from social enterprise and the charity sector to be …

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Retromania: Young Enterprise at Dawn House School

Andy Metcalfe, Further Education (FE) Tutor at Dawn House School tells us about the school’s Young Enterprise project. The Young Enterprise project at Dawn House School is a retro-themed business called Retromania which sells record clocks (singles), bags and mugs at the moment. All these products have retro-based designs on them. Retromania has been in business since September 2012. We’ve …

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