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Diversity Today - Learner Voice and Communication

Learner Voice and communication... Good practice identified by Ofsted
Communication and consultation with children and young people with learning disabilities (Bridges Resource Centre)

This example illustrates flexible and effective approaches in relation to communicating and consulting with children and young people with learning disabilities and a complex mixture of communication difficulties.

The Centre Manager explains: ‘Understanding why and how young people present in a certain way is really important to enable you to realise what they are trying to tell you. Sometimes our young people can be very challenging in their behaviour, but we train all our staff to understand that behaviour is communication.

Find out more at:
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/communicatingwith-children-an...

Date: 
Friday, June 30, 2017 - 00:00