All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘bercow 10 years on’

Kamini

Let’s make the #Bercow10 recommendations a reality

I CAN launched the Bercow: Ten Years On report in partnership with the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists. RCSLT CEO, Kamini Gadhok MBE, sets out The College’s pledges going forward, in light of the findings of the report. Ten years ago I was honoured to be part of the group that produced the original Bercow Review of services for …

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Mary Hartshorne

Including Young People in the Conversation

Mary Hartshorne, I CAN’s Head of Evidence, tells how consulting with children and young people with SLCN is helping to shape Bercow: Ten Years On. Just returning from an afternoon in a secondary academy, I’m pondering on the feedback students with speech, language and communication needs (SLCN) have given on the latest survey we have developed to gather evidence for …

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More children reported with delayed language development: what help is available for families?

I wonder how many of us heaved a big sigh of relief when we heard the announcement a couple of weeks ago confirming that mandatory health visitor checks in the early years were to continue. It came at a time when we were still reflecting on evidence from the yearly survey of health visitors carried out by Institute of Health …

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Bercow 10 years on

Bercow: Ten Years On – the first Decision Making Panel meeting

When I CAN and the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT) launched Bercow: Ten Years On at the end of July we had an overwhelmingly positive response – and we know people have been waiting for ‘what happens next’. Monday 17th October saw the first meeting of the Bercow: Ten Years On Decision Making Panel. Chaired by Jean Gross …

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