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ASK Parent Support Meeting – Q&A with Dr. Irina Schurov

Register Now When: Thursday, 15 March 2018, 10h – 12h Where: ASK office, the Ecumenical center, 150 rte de Ferney, Geneva Irina is a Nutritional Neuroscientist with PhD from Cambridge University (UK) and over 20 years'experience in science and health providing services. She created and founded LiveRight:  an initiative to help others through nutrition [...]

2018-09-30T19:52:35+02:00February 27th, 2018|Announcement|Comments Off on ASK Parent Support Meeting – Q&A with Dr. Irina Schurov

Testimonials from ASK’s 2015 INFO DAY

I think your lineup of conference speakers were very interesting and what you do for the children with special learning differences is amazing and important! Keep up the good work.  - MARSHA Kids' Corner - Art activity I have run many events of this size and I know exactly how much work it involves [...]

2018-09-30T19:52:36+02:00December 2nd, 2015|ASK Programme, Event|Comments Off on Testimonials from ASK’s 2015 INFO DAY

To Label or not to Label? That is the Question.

I think something’s going wrong in the classroom; my child isn’t learning as quickly as everyone else – is there a problem? Should I get them checked out? Early identification of learning differences can be hugely advantageous but needs to be individualised.  A diagnosis or a label is only useful if it adds clarity to [...]

2018-09-30T19:52:40+02:00March 12th, 2015|article|Comments Off on To Label or not to Label? That is the Question.

Interview with Lori Crowley

Ahead of ASK’s Annual Information Day we talked to Lori Crowley, parent of three children, two with special educational needs Can you tell us about your children? I have three children. My eldest has graduated university. My middle child had challenges in school, which we didn’t recognise properly, but he made it to university and [...]

2018-09-30T19:52:40+02:00October 28th, 2014|interview, Local Professional Profile|Comments Off on Interview with Lori Crowley

Interview with Mrs Vicky Tuck

Ahead of ASK’s Annual Information Day, we caught up with Mrs Vicky Tuck, Director General, International School of Geneva What are the main highlights of your 15 years as Principal at Cheltenham Ladies’ College? Firstly, being able to take forward a great school which included 15 years of hard work, exciting innovation and developing everything [...]

2018-09-30T19:52:40+02:00October 27th, 2014|interview, Local Professional Profile|Comments Off on Interview with Mrs Vicky Tuck

Interview with Mr. Yves Thézé

Ahead of ASK’s Annual Information Day on 8 November 2014, we met up with Mr Yves Thézé, Director General of Collège du Léman What is your philosophy as School Principal? As an educator, I strongly believe the emotional side of education is essential; too many professionals focus solely on the academic side of education rather [...]

2018-09-30T19:52:40+02:00October 18th, 2014|interview, Local Professional Profile|Comments Off on Interview with Mr. Yves Thézé

Spotlight on… Teresa Nunn

Teresa, co-ordinator for the Special Needs Extended Support Programme at Ecolint’s La Grande Boissière (LGB) campus, is leaving Geneva to return to London this summer. With over 40 years’ experience in Special Education Needs (SEN), ASK sat down with her to find out more about her life and career. How did you become involved with [...]

2018-09-30T19:52:41+02:00April 25th, 2014|Local Professional Profile|Comments Off on Spotlight on… Teresa Nunn