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conductive education

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(Education) an educational system, developed in Hungary by András Petö, in which teachers (conductors) teach children and adults with motor disorders to function independently, by guiding them to attain their own goals in their own way
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IVESHEAD School Interact is holding a bingo evening in aid of Steps, which is a conductive education centre based in Shepshed, just across the road from the school.
He is a trustee of the Birmingham-based National Institute for Conductive Education and served as a Royal Ballet Trust board member.
The new Parkinson's Conductive Education classes will run weekly from September at Billingham Forum.
Above) The Princess of Wales, sitting with six-year-old Maxine Price at the Institute of Conductive Education, Northfield, in 1991, and (inset) at the opening of Acorns Children's Hospice in 1988
We also reported on a Lottery bid for special school - by Margaret O'Reilly IT WILL take an Olympic effort to turn an architect's drawing into the first permanent school for conductive education in Wales.
It came as the cerebral palsy charity, which provides conductive education for 70 children from around the north west, hosted an annual conference from the Conductive Education Professional Education Group.
The charity provides therapy and free conductive education to children with cerebral palsy and other physical disabilities.
HERE at the National Institute of Conductive Education we have fundraised to acquire a brand new Apple Mac, which we duly received and is now installed.
Through its Parent Curriculum, Standing Tall provides monthly programming for parents, family members, and caregivers to help them utilize communication, daily living skills and Conductive Education with their child at home.
Conductive Education is an educational system that has been specifically developed for children who suffer from motor disorders.
It really was extremely generous of him and it will fetch a lot of money on the night, which will help us continue offering free conductive education to children across the North East.
During the year, the foundation operates the Gainesville Conductive Education Academy, a Florida charter school that combines rehabilitation and education to help children become more functional and independent.