Project ID - TIS001390
Raising Literacy and Numeracy standards for Special Needs pupils.

There is 2 places on this project and 2 places left

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Project offered at

St Patrick's & St Joseph's Primary School
BT51 5BA


Catherine Ball

Student Skills

Love of children ICT skills

Expected Pupil Outcomes

Increased confidence in number and reading Increased self esteem

Expected Student Tutor Outcomes

Have an insight into teaching methods and an increase of self esteem and confidence gained from teaching pupils.

Extra Information

Not essential to be in school each day. Length of project indicated is the maximum however school will liase with students to facilitate any breaks which they may want.

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It encourages positive interaction between University student tutors and school pupils where the former can act as positive role models and ambassadors.

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