Displaying: Primary Language Articles
  • Ross Kemp – Living with Knife Crime

    by Louise Bingham
    — Speech and Language Therapist 14 Aug 2019

    SLT Louise Bingham explores the link between SLCN and criminality and the disturbing increase in knife crime in the UK.

  • Q and A with David Crystal

    by Editor 25 Jul 2019

    David Crystal’s article ‘The Playful Story of English Grammar’ is featured in our latest publication of The Link.  David’s article prompted questions from our readers which David has been good enough to answer.  Read on to find out more about the world of language…

  • Spotlight on Autism around the world: Oasis School in Pakistan

    by Editor 25 Jun 2019

    In just 10 years, Oasis School has changed the landscape of Autism Education in Pakistan. They have forged a unique combination of relationships with Facebook, Pakistan’s celebrities, and the founders of the SCERTS Model and the TEACCH framework to create a vision of a more inclusive society in Pakistan…

  • Postcode Lottery of Speech and Language Therapy

    by Louise Bingham
    — Speech and Language Therapist 13 Jun 2019

    Schools are struggling to afford support for children with SLCN due to an unfair distribution of funding, says Anne Longfield, England’s Children’s Commissioner. Read more to find out how to make the most out of your school’s budget by supporting all of your children with SLCN.

  • Deciphering the language of maths

    by Shelley Parkin
    — Speech and Language Therapist 10 May 2019

    It used to be a misconception among some that maths doesn’t rely much on reading and writing – surely the focus is on numbers and problem solving? In fact, as many more people are now aware, maths relies heavily on language skills.