Speech and Language in my SEN School


The year 2012 was an important one in the area of speech and language and communication. The ‘Hello Campaign’ was set up by the ‘Communication Trust’ to raise awareness from the Bercow Review that more money needed to be allocated to Speech and Language in schools.

This is an important area for children in my school. Many of our children are without a voice and struggle to access the curriculum. Without a voice their world is incomplete. As a response to the review my school began working on an innovative approach to improving outcomes for children with SCLN. Funding for speech therapy was scant in our area in 2012. From within our own budget our HT prioritised funding and provided 2 private speech therapists for our children. This gave us a total of 4 at different times of the week. Each one is superb in their area and we feel…

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