Recently, I was approached by the Pre-school Learning Alliance team for my opinions on the way that their EduCare CPD programmes had impacted my setting and staff practice. Later, we found that we had been featured as part of their training special issue.
Unfortunately due to exciting new professional challenges, both authors of this blog will be on hiatus for the duration of the summer holidays and potentially during the autumn term. Rest assured, we shall be taking notes whilst undertaking our new endeavours; ready to write anew as soon as we are able.
The Communication Trust (a coalition of nearly 50 leading voluntary organisations and an advisory group, which includes the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists, Association of Educational Psychologists and the General Teaching Council) has expressed concern in a press release over the closure of The ACE Centre in Oxford (scheduled for the end of June). The Trust has urged the Government to consider and implement the recommendations that Jean Gross (former Communication Champion), outlined in last year’s reports on Specialised AAC Provision.Read More »
The Early Years Professional Status training programme delivered by the University of East Anglia is scheduled to cease operation by 2013.