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Study on Flashcards and Teaching Spoken Language

Recently published research study in the Journal of Child Language, has reported that children with Down syndrome can benefit from the use of written words alongside pictures to help teach spoken vocabulary.

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DSDT Sports Academy Success!

The Down Syndrome Development Trust Sports Academy has been a fantastic success!
Offering specialised sports training for children and young people with Down syndrome.

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Understanding Sensory Processing Issues for Pupils with DS

Pupils with Down syndrome often exhibit difficulties with taking in, integrating and making use of sensory information.

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Speech & Language Therapy Groups

Experts indicate that syndrome-specific speech and language therapy is vital to enabling children with Down syndrome to make best progress with speech, language and communication skills.
Brighton and Crowborough groups running + new groups coming soon.

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Launch Training Day Success

The Down Syndrome Development Trust’s first training event proved a success, with guest speaker Leela Baksi from Symbol UK.

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Consultancy Service News

DSDT provide a range of consultancy services nationally

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