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How to support children’s language in the early years – Online

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How to support children’s language in the early years – Online

What is this course?

This course will provide an update on the current evidence base for supporting children’s language and communication skills in the early years. It will provide an overview of the effectiveness of different techniques and interventions to improve language and communicative development in preschool children. It will also support learners to develop their critical appraisal skills to interpret research evidence, crucial where resources are increasingly tight and practitioners need to be confident that the interventions they choose are likely to work.

Start date Wednesday 20 October 2021

Time 9:30am - 4:30pm

Location Online

Fee £99.00-£120.00

Discounts available

Student and SaLT returners to work £50

Course presenter: Wendy Lee

Speech and Language Therapist & Professional Director of Lingo

Wendy has worked as a speech and language therapist for over 30 years, in clinical practice, higher education and the third sector. She was Professional Director at The Communication Trust until 2015 where she led on a number of projects, as well as inputting on national policy and research.

Wendy is currently the Director of LINGO, which provides consultancy, professional development, resources and speech and language therapy. She works with academy trusts, schools and settings and in partnership with local and national organisations supporting speech, language and communication.

Why attend this course?

  • You seek to work in partnership with families and settings to embed best practice approaches for early language development
  • You want to be up to date with the current evidence base for intervention and support, but time constraints make it impossible to read all the relevant articles and papers yourself
  • You appreciate opportunities to reflect on your own practice and raise your awareness of initiatives and approaches used by other practitioners attending the course.

Who is this course for?

This course is highly relevant for speech and language therapists, Educational Psychologists and Specialist Language Teachers.

Course topics

  • How can we influence child language development?
  • Which techniques have been proven to be effective in boosting language skills?
  • Which language interventions have been shown to work and what tools are there to help identify these?
  • Whole setting approaches – what does the evidence say?
  • Working with families. What do we know about best practice approaches?

Booking

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