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Alex Willcox

Elaine Scougal shared with us a fantastic video of her twin boys using Clicker Sentences to write on their own for the first time!

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I'm excited to share this video of an inspirational young lady who used Clicker to unlock her writing talent!

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Alex Willcox

We spoke to Cheryl Gaughan about how Clicker is helping to improve enthusiasm for literacy and giving students a voice.

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Alex Willcox

The National Literacy Trust’s latest study, focussing on teachers’ use of technology to support literacy in the classroom, has been published and proves to be a fascinating read.

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Alex Willcox

The Clicker community

6th March 2019
by Alex Willcox

We’ve seen some fantastic examples of Clicker and the Clicker Apps being used over the last few months on social media, and want to share them with you!

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Neil Andrew

Returning from ATIA with some fantastic feedback after officially announcing Clicker Communicator for the Chromebook!

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Jules Daulby looks at ways which can support pupil writing to reflect their true selves.

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Carol Allen

As we move towards a greater understanding of the effects that anxiety can have on our physiological, psychological and social well-being, we see that many of the ‘difficult’ behaviours experienced in a busy classroom can have the same origin.

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Victoria Crivelli, who has been a specialist Dyslexia teacher for over 30 years, explores the support our new secondary writing tool, DocsPlus, offers learners with dyslexia:

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Clicker success with older learners

29th August 2018
by Catherine Jell

Recently, June Howard (Teaching Assistant at Hyde Community College) sent us a message to share how Clicker has made a world of difference to a year 9 student she works with...

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At Great Barr Primary School, pupils with cerebral palsy have been using Clicker 7 to become more independent writers. SENCo Sarah Haywood shared with us the impact the program has had on her learners...

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Clicker Connect SymbolStix

11th July 2018
by Catherine Jell

A lot of teachers have been asking us for an app that combines the power of Clicker with symbols. We’ve been working on this for a while and are now very excited to announce the launch of Clicker Connect SymbolStix!

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Phil Hackett

Clicker Communicator, our AAC iPad App, can also be used to interact with virtual assistants. This would enable users who find it difficult or impossible to communicate verbally to take control of their environment...

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Jordan Butel

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30th May 2018
by Jordan Butel

Recently, while training a school on DocsPlus, the teachers and I were discussing strategies for supporting learners on the structure of their writing - as well as the content.

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Jean Rawle

Recently I visited a very inspiring school for the deaf, where I demonstrated some of the ways in which Clicker can support its learners.