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15.01.2018 | By paul_simpson

Shine a Light Awards 2018

Posted in News

Pearson and The Communication Trust are joining forces again, to launch the Shine a Light Awards, which will be held on 22 March 2018.

This year’s awards feature the following categories:

  • The Katie Rough Memorial Award for innovative or excellent practice in work with children and young people affected by selective mutism – a new category held in honour of Katie Rough who had selective mutism, and sadly died at the age of 7 this year
  • Child /Young Person of the Year Award
  • Early Years Setting of the Year Award
  • Primary School of the Year Award
  • Secondary School or College of the Year Award
  • SEN School or Group of the Year Award
  • Youth Justice of the Year Award
  • SLCN Innovation Award
  • Communication Champion Award
  • Augmentative and Alternative Communication Award
  • Pearson Outstanding Achievement Award

The awards website is now open for applications. Further details on how to apply can be found at www.shinealightawards.co.uk.

Applications must be received by 11:59 pm on the 23 January 2018 to be considered.