Education News

Deaf children’s teachers wearing masks despite Government advice

A DEAF children’s charity is calling for urgent action to stop teachers wearing face masks in the classroom.

Parents of deaf pupils ready to boycott schools

MOST parents would not send their deaf child to school if teachers were to use face masks, a new survey shows.

Webinar to help visually impaired students

A WEBINAR to help visually impaired students make informed decisions about their future careers takes place on Friday 21 August (11am-12.30pm).

Student Dosh helps blind uni students

HELP is at hand for blind university students worried about their finances.

Photographer Joanne re-focuses her career

AFTER being left fighting for her life, photographer Joanne Keepe is embracing a new future, coming to terms with disabilities and building a new career.

New guidelines will benefit Down’s syndrome pupils

NEW guidelines have been released to ensure pupils with Down’s syndrome are being offered the best education in schools.

University’s tips for online learning

COVID-19 is forcing universities to switch to online teaching. But it’s likely to have a profound effect on all students – especially on those with disabilities is particularly complex and varied. Experts at the University of Law (ULaw) offer a few tips . .

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