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
I have had an amazing week of 5th December – 8th December to train educators at Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Nursery Schools in Hong Kong. I provided a 4-day Reach & Match training to 40 teachers from 16 nursery schools. The Hong Kong TWGH Nursery schools provide care and education services to children aged
Media Release (Save the children) 2nd October 2017 Title: First Pilot Project for Reach & Match Inclusive Learning Kit in Solomon Islands Save the Children and Red Cross have participated in the first ever training on the Reach & Match Learning Kit, an innovative educational kit that empowers children with special needs and facilitates an
We are thrilled to announce that Reach & Match Learning Kit and Inclusive Learning Program has received an honorable mention for Louis Braille Touch of Genius Prize for Innovation 2017, given by the National Braille Press in the U.S.A. This award means so much for our cause and mission of inclusion and accessibility. Dr.
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.
Bartiméus is a leading organisation in the Netherlands support people with vision impairment and multiple disabilities. Bartiméus is one of our early adopters since 2014, we are so glad to receive support and endorsement from Dick Lunenborg, assistive technology specialist and the co-founder of FabLab on applying Reach & Match Learning Kits at their early
We were so excited to bring the first Reach & Match Inclusive Learning Workshop in Singapore! We sent out the invitation only one month before the workshops, so thrilled that we received over a hundred registration from teachers and practitioners from different schools and organisations joining us. We have even added an extra workshop due
Mandy Lau (VIC) is Founder of Reach & Match, an innovative education kit to empower children with vision impairment/complex needs, also provides an inclusive learning solution in mainstream settings. Mandy is one of the nine Australians have won the opportunity to present their innovations to the world’s elite business thinkers and leaders at Creative Innovation
In 2016, Singularity University selected 30 outstanding social impact leaders from around the world to become the first cohort of Singularity University Impact Fellows. The highly talented and diverse global group includes leaders from academia, business, finance and non-profit, NGO and government organizations, as well as successful entrepreneurs. In this year-long program, the 30 selected
Reach& Match had a wonderful time in Adelaide. We have kick-started our visit in the beautiful Guide Dogs SA.NT. We were so glad to have a chance to present the Reach & Match Learning Kit to Janelle Ridley (Principal Clinician), Peter Skjott (Principal O&M instructor) and Andrew Sabatino (Executive Manager, BD). We have received wonderful feedback