Category Archive for: ‘Teachers’

Archie At Restaurant

Olly Bates is running for I CAN in the London Marathon – How it all started

It goes without saying (that like with all good ideas), my wife Annabel came up with the inspiration last October that I “should run the London Marathon”! Whilst I had been mulling over how to raise funds to support Meath School (that is run by I CAN), I had thought of rather unrealistic and over adventurous ideas which would have …

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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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Chatterbox Challenge 2013 Photo Gallery

Groups across the UK have been taking part in I CAN’s annual Chatterbox Challenge! This year’s theme was Mad Chatters’ Tea Party with Humf and lots of the groups took the opportunity to dress up as their favourite Alice in Wonderland character and hold tea parties with their favourite teddies! Supported by Openreach, funds raised by these groups through sponsorship …

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