Ailish Byrne
28th February 2021

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Give a brief description of your work context and responsibilities, e.g. your teaching background, experience, type of organisation (e.g. FE college, ACL), subject/curriculum you teach/lead, your learners (skills level, any particular inclusion needs, age range of group, size of group)

I teach Employability skills to a class of 10 learners, I have been working at the college for over a year. I also teach Functional skills in Maths and English and communication skills such as Makaton. My group are working on Level 2 signing.

How will you adapt activities in your teaching context to put into practice learning from the module?

I teach a class of SEN learners and within the class I have a learner with dyslexia, another with a visual impairment, one with global delay, processing issues and delayed speech who wears a hearing aid. I will introduce the magnifier app and auto scroll to empower the class to see the text clearer so it will make reading a lot clearer. The text to speech and speech to text app will greatly... more

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Employability training
Communication Skills Functional Skills English Text to Speech

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