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PDNet FREE Training Module Level 1 for all Staff - first training module for staff working with PD

March 1st, 2018

All Schools have been sent details this week about two new free Resources from PD Net. -        PD Standards Self –Assessment tool -        PD Training Module Level 1 for all Staff -     …

Jawaab Abdi- Omar- Motivational speaker who has Cererbral Palsy

February 9th, 2018

Abdi Omar, a British Somali in north London who is carving out a path as a vlogger and motivational speaker. At school, he was the only disabled person in his class. However, he always remembered the words his dad offered him: ‘You can’t outrun a non-disabled person, …

The Telegraph

Disabled Teenage Girl left devastated after her speech machine was stolen

January 18th, 2018

The devastated parents of a teenager with cerebral palsy have launched a campaign after her speech machine, the one way she has of communicating, was stolen from their car. 16-year-old Miya Thirlby's specially-programmed machine, called a liberator accent 100, costs £6,000 and took the family six months to acquire and program …

Star Toolkit

STAR Toolkit -Online safety resources for Students who have ASD and other LD

October 29th, 2017

Great online safety resource package for KS 3 and 4 Students who have ASD and/or LD  http://www.childnet.com/resources/star-toolkit

Patrick Barden - Man with Cerebral Palsy finishes the London Marathon after 5 days

May 12th, 2017

Patrick Marden - 24 yr old man with Cerebral Palsy finishes the London Marathon after 5 days Patrick used his walking frame to complete the 26 mile route raising money for a new centre in Kent helping children who have a physical disability.