The Renwick Centre Podcast
Episode 17 - Mike Corrigan - The Renwick Centre Podcast

Episode 17 - Mike Corrigan - The Renwick Centre Podcast

August 12, 2019

Technology has brought about many changes in our lives, particularly for people with a disability. This week, we speak with Mike Corrigan from the RIDBC School Services (VI) team and explore some of the ways technology has supported the independence of people who are blind or have vision impairment.

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Episode 16 - David Brady - The Renwick Centre Podcast

Episode 16 - David Brady - The Renwick Centre Podcast

August 5, 2019

Life’s not easy when you’re a teenager – and if you’re deaf or hard of hearing, it can be even trickier. Hear for You provide mentor and support to make the bumpy teenage ride a little smoother!

This week, we speak with David Brady, CEO of Hear for You, about the importance of mentoring for deaf teenagers.

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Episode 15 - Grace Ambrose - The Renwick Centre Podcast

Episode 15 - Grace Ambrose - The Renwick Centre Podcast

July 29, 2019

What is a wearable white cane? Can we support the early orientation and mobility development of infants and toddlers with vision impairment and blindness? Listen in to find out more!

Transcript: click here to download!! SafeToddles website: safetoddles.org/

Episode 14 - Lynelle Campbell - The Renwick Centre Podcast

Episode 14 - Lynelle Campbell - The Renwick Centre Podcast

July 22, 2019

Think you aren’t a maths person and don’t have a ‘maths brain’? Lynelle Campbell thinks its all a matter of the right kind of numeracy education! Listen in to her thoughts in this week’s podcast!

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Course information: https://bit.ly/2SAwWQI

Episode 13 - Andrew Kendrick - Renwick Centre Podcast

Episode 13 - Andrew Kendrick - Renwick Centre Podcast

July 15, 2019

In this week's episode, we speak with returning guest, Andrew Kendrick, who talks with us about experience books, and their relevance in language and listening skills.

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Episode 12 - Dr. Amy Szarkowski - The Renwick Centre Podcast

Episode 12 - Dr. Amy Szarkowski - The Renwick Centre Podcast

July 8, 2019

Today, we speak to Dr. Amy Szarkowski , a psychologist who specializes in working with children who are deaf or hard of hearing and their families. Amy serves as the Clinical Director for the Children’s Center for Communication/Beverly School for the Deaf, and speaks with us today about the importance of pragmatics. 

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Episode 11 - Andrew Spencer - The Renwick Centre Podcast

Episode 11 - Andrew Spencer - The Renwick Centre Podcast

July 1, 2019

In this episode, we speak with returning guest Andrew Spencer, Manager of Library and Information Services at the RIDBC Renwick Centre Library, about evidence based practice and its importance within various fields.

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Episode 10 - Harzita Hashim - The Renwick Centre Podcast

Episode 10 - Harzita Hashim - The Renwick Centre Podcast

June 24, 2019

In this episode of the podcast, we speak with Harzita Hashim, Best Practice Lead for Vision, about the importance of choosing and reading books for children who are blind or have low vision.

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Episode 9 - Dr Penny Rosenblum - The Renwick Centre Podcast

Episode 9 - Dr Penny Rosenblum - The Renwick Centre Podcast

June 17, 2019

Dr Rosenblum shares suggestions for parents & teachers to support students with vision impairment with travel, including strategies for personal locomotion (walking & bike riding), public transport & ride sharing. 

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Episode 8 - Dr Frances Gentle - The Renwick Centre Podcast

Episode 8 - Dr Frances Gentle - The Renwick Centre Podcast

June 11, 2019

In this episode, we speak with Dr Frances Gentle, about UEBOnline, the importance of learning braille, and the upcoming release of UEB Maths!

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