Category Archive for: ‘Teachers’

Secondary

I CAN consultant Clive Robson reflects on the exciting work he has been doing with Oasis Enfield, who have achieved universal level validation for I CAN’s Secondary Talk.

Congratulations to Enfield Oasis who have become the latest secondary school to achieve an award from I CAN in recognition of the excellent work they have done in developing their students’ communication skills. Belinda Chapple, the outgoing Assistant Head who led this initiative within the school said,’The staff at Oasis were committed to learning and sharing new ideas, and taking …

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Talk To Me

New books available on I CAN’s shop: Talk to Me review

Talk to Me is written by a parent of a child with Asperger Syndrome and this book provides practical strategies for developing communication skills based on her family’s real-life experiences. As a mother struggling to engage her son in conversation the author describes an interesting approach she developed for tackling conversation skills. The first part of the book looks at …

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Savills

Savills graduates raise over £125,000 pounds for I CAN

Members from the Savills Graduates Charity Committee presented I CAN with a cheque for £127,818 which the Savills graduates have raised over their six year partnership with I CAN. During the course of the partnership, colleagues got involved in a wide variety of fundraising activities including their annual Young Professionals Party and Cricket events and participating in a range of …

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Dawn House School Students win a national photography competition ‘Celebrating Cultural Diversity’

Activities within the tutorial sessions of Y12 in FE often follow a theme. Issues around inclusion, differences, tolerance and appropriate behaviour  are discussed and shared. All the students see themselves as individuals and many, because of their differences either in their appearance or way they speak ,have felt excluded, marginalised or treated differently. As a tutorial team Andy Metcalfe (T) …

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New Primary Talk evaluation project launching soon

Evaluation is key to all I CAN training programmes and interventions. Strong impact and outcomes are central to everything we do for children with speech, language and communication needs (SLCN) and one of the most effective ways to measure these things is through comprehensive evaluation projects. In the new school year we will be undertaking a new evaluation study of …

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