Making Sense of Partnership: Professionals and Parents Supporting VI Children and Young People
Professionals and parents will come together to give presentations and lead frank discussions about what it means to have real partnership working. Practical suggestions will be given to improve joined-up working.
Target audience: Teachers of VI children, classroom teachers and support staff, other professionals and parents.
Presenters: Janis Sugden, Scottish Sensory Centre
Dr John Ravenscroft, Department of Educational Studies, Moray House School of
Dr David Feeney, Visual Impairment Scotland
Dawn Crow, Parent
10 am Registration and Coffee
10.20 am Introduction, Janis Sugden
10.45 am Getting it Right for Every Child, John Ravenscroft
11.45 am My World Triangle: What are the implications for a Visually Impaired Child? Janis Sugden, John Ravenscroft, David Feeney
12.30 pm Lunch
1.30 pm An Outline of CfBT Education Trust?s Guidance on Supporting Disabled Parents? Involvement in their Children?s Education David Feeney
2.30 pm Parent/Parents Group (Panel discussion) Dawn Crow
3.30 pm Close and Evaluation