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Challenging Behaviour Foundation


The Challenging Behaviour Foundation (CBF) was founded in 1997 by Vivien Cooper OBE, the parent of a child with severe learning disabilities and behaviour described as challenging.We are the only charity for people with severe learning disabilities who display behaviour described as challenging.We are making a difference to the lives of children and adults across the UK by providing information and support, running workshops and speaking up for families on a national level. 240 more words

Challenging Behaviour


Surprisingly Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) and  Attention Deficit Hyperactivitry Disorder (ADHD) are technically not consider learning disabilities. But ADD and ADHD can both cause academic difficulties and are both protect under Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). 328 more words


Public School vs Private School

The other say I ask my mother what made her send me to a private school instead to public school for my high school years. 422 more words


What makes a great community for learning & knowledge exchange: update

Here is the full slide deck from my session at #LT15Uk today and you can see Storify of the Twitter stream here.  I’d love to hear your thoughts, comments and experiences of building communities of practice for learning. 17 more words


Building blocks for engagement

The Block kicked off a new season on Australian TV last night.  For those unfamiliar with the concept, this is a reality show focused on teams of 2 who are in a weekly race to renovate run down apartment rooms and create top-end, designer rooms. 623 more words


A Coach now...

I have been away for a long time… During this time, I have attended a ‘Coaching’ workshop and have successfully become an “Associate Certified Coach”… Yes, I am now a certified Coach. 246 more words

Michelle Moarbes