Communication Coffee Morning

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comm3PASTORAL COFFEE MORNING A SUCCESS! 

Last week The Safeguarding and Pastoral Team held their first parent/carer communication coffee morning. 

This was a great informal opportunity for parents and carers to develop and share their communication techniques and good practice in order to enhance their children's interactions. 

comm2Amongst the tea and biscuits the team shared the ‘signs’ of the week from the GANF website and taught the group how to sign the song, ‘I can sing a rainbow’, a particular favourite of Mrs Hodder! 

One carer who was present at the session said, “'I have attended the session today and without doubt this has been the best session I have ever been too. There were opportunities to both learn, practice and ask questions in an informal way. I recommend the sessions and do hope they continue, practice makes perfect”. 

comm1The Safeguarding and Pastoral Team are very pleased with the turnout and feedback from this event and have already booked more dates.

Parent/Carer Communication Coffee Mornings are due to happen on the following dates throughout the next academic year. Parents and Carers will be reminded of the dates again nearer the time.

Friday 15th September 2017 - Sandon

Thursday 9th November 2017 - Ambergate

commFriday 19th January 2018 - Sandon

Further dates to be confirmed.

If anyone would like any further information please do not hesitate to contact Mrs Hodder or Miss Papworth from the Safeguarding & Pastoral Team on 01476 564957 or 01476 564994.