Autumn is definitely here, weather is becoming chilly, leaves are changing colour and falling, evenings are getting darker and the germs are spreading! We have been coughing and sneezing this week, hoping a quiet day in the warm will help. Thankfully we have the fantastic Mel, our Admin Assistant, is getting the paperwork and filing […]Read More Autumn busyness, signing and sneezing!
First full week back, all courses started now trying to get into a good routine. Not sure it will happen but keep trying! We have now met all our lovely new learners who are all eager and working well. Work continues with our families, schools and nurseries – great to see the little ones again […]Read More First full week back finished!
New academic year has begun and the weather has certainly decided it’s autumn. Grey skies, rain and early morning fog has begun and our new courses are also beginning. It’s been a great summer with lots of ‘office’ time at Bewiched which we also used to hold our first BSL info session, a time when […]Read More Happy new (academic) year
Apologies for the lack of weekly blog recently, this is because we haven’t yet found a machine that could either clone us or add more hours to the day. A quick catch up on what’s been happening: Level 1s some are still waiting for results – come on Signature please hurry up! Some are happily […]Read More Sorry for delay, now for a catch up
So holidays have begun, had a nice couple of days down south sight seeing and being touristy. Managed to see Rosie and Jim on their boat as well! Have also been driving around London helping Lauren move to a new place – lots of walking, lifting and carrying! Good exercise and met my new friend […]Read More Summer holidays, signing, Rosie and Jim and more.
Starting the last week before the school holidays, last assessments being taken – a busy time but some fantastic results so far! Last week was really busy, preparing our learners for their final assessments, catching up on paperwork and looking at some new courses coming in September. We aslo had the huge privilege of passing […]Read More Holidays are coming! School is out for Summer – nearly!
A busy day today starting with a very large coffee at the first meeting of the day, think it was slightly too large even for me! This week we have been celebrating with our level 2 learners who have received the great news that they have passed their assessments and some of our level 3 […]Read More Coffee, caffeine overload, congratulations and certificates.
Today was a blanket day after an incredibly busy week and another one coming. More assessments have been completed this week, seven more to go. We made a trip to Witham for the last of our distance level 3 course assessments this year. The progress of our learners has been fantastic across all our groups. […]Read More Rest, blanket, coffee, chocolate and sleep
So last week we had summer! Fantastic weather for getting out and about but a bit too hot for our BSL Learners taking their assessments. One of our BSL Level 1 groups has now finished the course and we are all waiting nervously for their results. Our BSL Level 2 groups are all coming to […]Read More End of term countdown, assessments and more!
Family Basic Signing – aimed at parents and carers with children of primary school age. As a family learn useful signs for everyday conversation through games, songs and fun. Opportunities to ask questions, practice signs and understand how signing can help communication in daily life. There will be plenty of breaks, drinks and biscuits. We […]Read More Summer Signing Workshops