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Volunteer like Alison has!

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Alison Buckley, Specialist SaLT and Elklan Tutor tells us more about her experinces in the Philippines! ..

Elklan is in the Philippines!

Friday, February 16, 2018

Alison Buckley, Elklan tutor and specialist speech and language therapist, takes Let’s Talk with Under 5s training to the Philippines! ..

Elklan's response to The Attainment Gap EEF Report

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

‘The Attainment Gap’ published by the Education Endowment Fund reinforces the need to change adults practice - Elklan does this!  ..

Read it for yourself!

Tuesday, January 31, 2017


Lots of interest shown in Elklan and STASS products at the RCSLT study day in September

Monday, October 03, 2016


OFSTED notice improvement following Elklan training

Wednesday, March 02, 2016


London Schools Excellence Fund report published into efficacy of Communication Friendly Settings

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Communication Friendly Settings (CFSe) report shows that Elklan training really works!   ..

Pupils make significant gains with Elklan Communication Friendly Schools programme

Thursday, October 08, 2015

Significant gains in pupil scores have been recorded across all areas of the curriculum following implementation of Elklan’s Communication Friendly Schools (CFS) Programme in Bridgelea Pupil Referral Unit. ..

Thumping outcomes in Thrumpton!

Monday, June 01, 2015

Many congratulations to the mums in Thrumpton who recently gained an AptEd qualification in Elklan's highly successful Let's talk with Under 5s. Also to Rachel Dillon their Elklan tutor who inspired them through the programme. The local press have heralded this new initiative in an article that can be read here  ..

Elklan recieves high praise from External verifier

Friday, May 29, 2015

As any teacher or lecturer will know the day of an inspection is a very anxious one. This is also true for Elklan. Twice a year the external verifier (EV) visits to check the quality of our internal verification and the tutors marking of the learners work.  The questions niggle away, will she be content with the standard? Will more work need to be done to ensure Elklan maintains its reputation for quality and effectiveness?  ..