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No Pens Day Wednesday at Dawn House School

Andrea Robinson, Therapy Team Leader at Dawn House shares the school’s recent experience of ‘No Pens Wednesday’ and highlights from their annual Voice Box Joke Competition. On Wednesday 5th October 2016 Dawn House signed up to a national speaking and listening event organised by The Communication Trust called “No Pens Day Wednesday”. Lessons were prepared to focus even more on …

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Measuring the difference I CAN’s Secondary Talk makes

At the end of another year of Secondary Talk – I CAN’s programme which changes practice in secondary schools to support students’ communication and language – we have been inspired by what has been happening in schools. Sitting as part of the validation panel for the programme, I have been privileged to hear of exciting developments, but in particular of …

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