Jean Gross gives inspiring and informative talk at the Speech and Language and SEBD residential weekend

L-R: Dr Neil Hall, Jean Gross and Dr Deirdre Martin

Deirdre Martin and Neil Hall invited the national Communications Champion, Jean Gross to give a keynote presentation at the School of Education on Saturday 8 October as part of the Speech and Language and SEBD residential weekend. This high profile event was attended by students and professionals working in the field of SEN and language and communication needs, and Jean gave an inspiring and informative talk on speech and language difficulties and the special educational needs of young children, accompanied by a slideshow and videos. The talk also highlighted the Communication Trust’s national year of communication and the ‘Hello’ campaign which is being run by the Trust in partnership with Jean Gross.  

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Hello Year

Handouts of the PowerPoint presentation are also available. Please contact