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May

13

Reach & Match supports children with disabilities learn and play at home during COVID-19 (Product & Program 15% OFF)

As Australians are trying to flatten the curve with COVID-19, children are all of a sudden becoming home-schooled and parents are facing challenging times ahead teaching their children. During the coronavirus, a survey of 200 families conducted by Children and Young People with Disability Australia and the Australian Coalition for Inclusive Education shows that 34%

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Mar

19

Transforming an established Hong Kong network of schools through play-based learning

The Start of Our Partnership  Tung Wah Group of Hospitals (TWGHs) where it began as a small temple in 1851 before evolving to be the first hospital in Hong Kong and finally, over a hundred and fifty years later, becoming a well-established charitable organisation in Hong Kong. TWGHs operates a range of services outside the

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Mar

19

How do we create a clear vision of the future for people with vision impairment?

It was the challenge that was asked of us during the SPEVI 2020 conference held in Adelaide, Australia in mid January. SPEVI (South Pacific Educators in Vision Impairment) is a professional body in matters pertaining to the education and support of children and young people who are blind or have low vision within the South

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Nov

8

How a unique learning program is providing educational opportunities and psychological support for crisis affected children in the Philippines

“It lessens the trauma they experienced during the siege; it encouraged them to go to school even without me accompanying them.” Ms Akmilah Mira-Ato reflects on the impact the Reach & Match learning program had on her children, following the Marawi siege, a five-month conflict that started in May 2017 to become the longest urban

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Dec

18

OpenIDEO & MIKTA EiE Challenge – Reach & Match Inclusive Education is kicked off in the Philippines!

OpenIDEO & MIKTA Education in Emergency Challenge Winner– Reach & Match Inclusive Education Kit Empowering Children with Disabilities Emergency situations are currently disrupting the education of more than 75 million children across 35 countries. Emergencies have a devastating impact on the effectiveness of education systems in crisis-affected countries. The disruption to schooling, leads to degraded

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Mar

3

Reach & Match Won OpenIDEO & MIKTA EiE Challenge!

We are so excited to see Reach & Match enter a new chapter in helping to bring social inclusion to a new area: Education in Emergency settings. Emergencies include situations like natural disasters, armed conflict and prolonged displacement. These circumstances destroy the usual conditions of life and disrupt education facilities for children. Education is a

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May

9

Mandy spoke about Design in Inclusion at Tactile Reading Conference in Stockholm

The Tactile Reading Conference April 5-7, 2017 is organised by Swedish Agency for Accessible Media (MTM) and National Agency for Special Needs Education and Schools (SPSM). Over 300 delegates, speakers, and exhibitors from 28 countries participated at the conference in Stockholm to exchange experience and research about braille and tactile reading for children and youth.

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