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How supporting oral language skills helps to narrow the gap
Wed 14 June 2017, 09:00 – 12:30 BST
A free half-day conference hosted by Talk Matters South West for Head Teachers, SENCos and teaching staff at Foundation Stage, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2.
Book your early bird place by the 26th May for the chance to win £150 to cover supply costs!
8.30 - 9.00 Registration and refreshments
9.00 - 9.20 Elinor Pepperell and Lucy Bomford - Welcome and introduction: Language difficulties in context
9.20 - 10.30 Dr Val Brooks - Links between the development of language and emotional development
10.30 - 11.00 Jo Howard - What we already do to support pupils with language difficulties and what we can do more of
11.40 - 12.20 Elinor Pepperell and Lucy Bomford - Exploring practical ways of supporting language difficulties in the classroom