This week Gwyn, director of Positive Eye is talking about Reasonable Adjustments for children with VI, how the small strategies make a big difference. Join Gwyn on the Positive Eye Facebook page at 7.00pm https://www.facebook.com/PositiveEye/
We are delighted to be exhibiting at the Raising the Bar National Conference 2017 next week. We will be sharing how Positive Looking enables the practitioner to have improved understanding of children’s vision and pinpoint and deliver appropriate targeted interventions across the curriculum. It is our first time at this prestigious conference and we look forward to welcoming practitioners to Positive Eye's exhibition area.
This Thursday Positive Eye is hosting a live stream event on resources to support the development of social skills in children with VI/SEND. A set of practical resources and activities will be shared in this 45 minute workshop. Join Gwyn, director of Positive Eye, for this practical and interactive workshop https://www.facebook.com/PositiveEye/
We talked BIG O for OUTCOMES with teachers, SENCO's who attended training on our new resource offering teaching strategies, resource & lesson ideas to enable children with SEND to reach NC Outcome for Eng, Maths & Science, yrs 1 - 6. 'The resources & ideas can be used for children with many different needs. A thorough & comprehensive package which will definitely ensure that individual needs are listened to & addressed.
In the last few months we have developed 4 new products: Positive Outcomes for Children with SEND - creating personalised curriculum's for children with SEND Easy-Easier Child's Voice Toolkit - consult with child, involve in planning support, additional curriculum outcomes linked to National Curriculum Outcomes Training Resource to promote understanding of vision impairment Educational resource: Marvin's Market Adventure and Grandma's Special Birthday Picnic
Positive Eye presenting workshop at 'Getting in touch with literacy conference', New Orleans December 2017
We are thrilled and delighted to have been accepted to present a workshop at the 13th Biennial Conference 'Getting in touch with Literacy' The workshop will be presented by Gwyn and is based on emergent literacy development for children with Vision Impairment. The theme is 'Marketness of Markets' delivered via a lovely story written by Gwyn 'Marvin's Market Adventure and Grandma's Special Birthday Picnic
At the recent NASEN Awards 2017 Positive Looking - development of visual skills programme won 'Inspirational Publication - for making a real difference to children' Positive Looking is an easy to use guide that offers a comprehensive framework to help support and develop a child’s visual skills. In some Local Authorities all special schools have this programme embedded as a strong teaching and learning strand. Also the programme is fully endorsed by an Ophthalmologist.
Following a tendering process we’ve been accredited by the Department for Education (DfE) as a provider of the new National Professional Qualifications (NPQs). Real Training is offering NPQs at three levels – for Middle Leadership, Senior Leadership and Headship. These courses are suitable both for those currently in the relevant leadership role and those aspiring to move up into a leadership position. All three courses are designed by education practitioners and educational psychologists.