–Wednesday 14th August 2013 – Share your experience and strategies for helping children with dyslexia. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23679363 Will early detection radically change how it is dealt with in schools? Is dyslexia a medical rather than an educational issue?
Continue to discussion at https://ukedchat.com/forum-2/ukedchat-topics/ukedchat-mini-14th-august-2013-share-your-experience-and-strategies-for-helping-children-with-dyslexia/#p47
Spell with rhymes and songs or memorable images. Kid might never b great at it but they have success alongside peers. #ukedchat
— Michelle Mackay (@with_ict) August 14, 2013
— SEN Consultancy (@SENConsultancy) August 14, 2013
— eylanezekiel (@eylanezekiel) August 14, 2013
Tuesday 13th August 2013 – Are we over medicating children? https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23674235 Are ‘behaviour managing’ drugs effective? Is medication being used too readily before trying less drastic interventions? Share your experiences of where medication has helped.
Continue to discussion at https://ukedchat.com/forum-2/ukedchat-topics/ukedchat-mini-13th-august-2013-are-we-over-medicating-children/#p46
Monday 12th August 2013 – Can cyber-bullying be eradicated? What has your school done to curb bullying in the digital age? https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23654329
Continue to discussion at https://ukedchat.com/forum-2/ukedchat-topics/ukedchat-mini-12th-august-2013-can-cyber-bullying-be-eradicated/#p45
#ukedchat making social network a no go ‘taboo’ area is a mistake. This should be an open honest and frank discussion of safety & comm
— Michelle Mackay (@with_ict) August 12, 2013
#ukedchat no it can’t – we need parental engagement and not to obsess about software. That doesn’t mean shouldn’t try to!
— Chris McDonald (@chrismcd53) August 12, 2013
Saturday 10th August 2013 – Your school rap sheet – Reminiscing about your own behaviour when you where at school. What did you get up to? How was it addressed by the teacher/school? Has pupil behaviour changed in the intervening years?
Continue to discussion at https://ukedchat.com/forum-2/ukedchat-topics/ukedchat-mini-10th-august-2013-your-school-rap-sheet-reminiscing-about-your-own-behavior-when-you-where-at-school/#p44
— Rachel Orr (@RachelOrr) August 10, 2013
#ukedchat Terrorised supply teachers if bored. Not proud but can emphasise with kids who do it today
— Steve Truan (@truan_steve) August 10, 2013
Friday 9th August 2013 – Does the system of qualifications need to change? https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-23633111
— Daniel Harvey (@danielharvey9) August 9, 2013
— Jacqueline Kassteen (@JKassteen) August 9, 2013