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What is it called....

Discussion in 'Special educational needs' started by dreamcatcher842, Jan 4, 2016.

  1. dreamcatcher842

    dreamcatcher842 New commenter

    Hia everyone,

    Looking for the correct terminology for a technique that I used in my last agency placement as I am filling out an application in the hope to return to the school as a full time Special Support Assistant.

    Whilst at the school, I worked with a learner that communicated through their eyes.
    I would hold up a small perspex piece with two pictures on in each corner and I would look through a small hole in the middle to see which directions the learners eyes moved to when answering the question (questions were usually about how they were feeling, happy or sad e.t.c) but I cannot for the life of me remember what it was called.

    Does anyone know?

    Thanks
     
  2. sofia_sen

    sofia_sen Occasional commenter

    I would say a "low tech eye gaze board" or just "eye gaze board".

    Good luck with your application!
     
  3. dreamcatcher842

    dreamcatcher842 New commenter

    Thank you so much sanneme =)
     
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  4. neil amos

    neil amos New commenter

  5. dreamcatcher842

    dreamcatcher842 New commenter

    that link is exactly what the item is!
    fantastic... thank you neil amos
     
  6. SIB13

    SIB13 New commenter

    Did the correct terminology work dreamcatcher842?
     
  7. dreamcatcher842

    dreamcatcher842 New commenter

    The application is in but I haven't heard anything yet...
    The closing date is this coming Friday though @SIB13
     
  8. dreamcatcher842

    dreamcatcher842 New commenter

    Hey @SIB13, the terminology must have worked. I found out today that I have an interview...! Yay!!
     
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  9. sofia_sen

    sofia_sen Occasional commenter

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