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Neurodiversity Superpowers, Olive Hickmott talks with Michael Whitehouse

Neurodiversity superpowers, does every child have them? Continue reading

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Understanding typical ADHD symptoms

Does your ADHDer ever zone out? This simple inspirational 4-minute video: https://youtu.be/qGM38829HBE will help you to realise how to control your mental imagery/internal chatter, reducing sensory overload. So have we got ADHD the wrong way around?   In this video, you … Continue reading

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Is your school having to cutback on SEN Support?

Schools are having to cutback, there is support available. Continue reading

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Recovering the Lost Art of Visual Learning

Would you like to help your child make literacy so much easier? Having a phonics only strategy in school, disadvantages the creative, imaginative children, who have a wealth of visual thinking skills, especially when young, such as problem solving, curiosity, … Continue reading

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A New Paradigm of Literacy – how to support neurodivergent students

A pleasure to contribute as to how education could change for every student. In this episode Monique Sayers speaks with Olive Hickmott who is a world leader in understanding the role of mental imagery in learning, anxiety management, energy, sleep … Continue reading

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The Wall of Awful Literacy

Here is a very simple way to improve literacy for highly creative, imaginative students. I listened to Brandan Mahan (ADHDessentials.com) recently talking about The Wall of Awful – a metaphor to describe how students get stuck and how they can … Continue reading

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Are you Highly Sensitive?

Highly Sensitive People and Neurodiversity Continue reading

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A New Paradigm of Education

I happened upon this really interesting book, where Monique Sayers bringing together the views of many experts in the field of education. There are 3 key questions, and the book covers so much more: What does a new way of … Continue reading

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Flipping Dyslexia 101: How could your school benefit from a Neurodivergent School Coach (NSC)?

It is every students’ civil rights to be taught in a way that works for them and in many cases plays to their visual neurodivergent strengths. Every primary school could have a Neurodivergent School Coach, who champions appropriate teaching and … Continue reading

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Flipping Dyslexia 101: Neurodivergent Teddy

Transcript: Good morning this is a story about neurodivergent teddy. This is part of my series of learning to thrive with dyslexia and adhd I want to tell you a story about a little boy called Freddie who came to … Continue reading

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