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by Lucy_Rush
Thu Jun 25, 2009 10:48 am
Forum: Work
Topic: Teaching - update on me.
Replies: 1
Views: 445

Teaching - update on me.

Haven't posted on here in a while, but thought i'd give an update on how things are going between me and teaching. Well, i finally did it. I quit teaching - i withdrew from the course when everyone else had only 3 days of placement left. So close to the end, but still so far! I'd said i would quit i...
by Lucy_Rush
Sat May 09, 2009 8:50 pm
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: Right eyed or left eyed?
Replies: 6
Views: 927

Re: Right eyed or left eyed?

i am left eyed. but right handed.
by Lucy_Rush
Sat May 09, 2009 8:44 pm
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: Autistic Spectrum Quotient
Replies: 10
Views: 1600

Re: Autistic Spectrum Quotient

i got 33.

just dyspraxia i have. (even if my mum does keep pointing out how as a kid i was the same in "weird ways" as my young autistic brother. shes hinting at her opinion of something, but i like to ignore that)
by Lucy_Rush
Sat May 09, 2009 5:24 pm
Forum: Work
Topic: Teaching
Replies: 36
Views: 2914

Re: Teaching

i know this is a really old thread, and that i havent been on the forum for ages. but i though i might post an update to my situation now. i have been doing the pgce this academic year (since sept 08) and theres not long to go now, till 24th june i think it is. so what - 6/7 weeks ish?? i will admit...
by Lucy_Rush
Wed Dec 03, 2008 5:18 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Christmas Plans
Replies: 20
Views: 1430

Re: Christmas Plans

haha - hadnt clicked that night is burns night too.

we're not having christmas dinner till then anyway. reason being my sister cannot eat food (for medical reasons) till after the 24th. better late than never tho!
by Lucy_Rush
Sun Nov 30, 2008 2:22 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Christmas Plans
Replies: 20
Views: 1430

Re: Christmas Plans

i am going home for christmas. we are not having christmas dinner till the 25th of january though. so we are having christmas then really
by Lucy_Rush
Thu Nov 27, 2008 11:40 am
Forum: Dyspraxia Chat
Topic: Internal feelings
Replies: 8
Views: 785

Re: Internal feelings

ah i have had a similar thing happen - i was told in some observations that at the end of a lesson i looked really unhappy - i wasnt unhappy, just thinking about how it went. i find i'm not usually aware of the facial expressions / body language i use and what it is saying to other people. its not s...
by Lucy_Rush
Sun Nov 23, 2008 11:24 am
Forum: Getting help & assessment
Topic: Getting assessed update
Replies: 5
Views: 1693

Re: Getting assessed update

yeah - people with dyspraxia dont all have exactly the same difficulties. they have similar difficulties / may have problems in similar area, but since everyone is different, people are afected in different ways. so like, i have the bigest problems with concentration, and my memory which is ridiculo...
by Lucy_Rush
Sat Nov 15, 2008 2:53 pm
Forum: Getting help & assessment
Topic: Most qualified to do an assessment?
Replies: 3
Views: 1449

Re: Most qualified to do an assessment?

me too - same as lj
by Lucy_Rush
Sat Nov 15, 2008 2:51 pm
Forum: Studying
Topic: starting my PGCE
Replies: 8
Views: 2481

Re: starting my PGCE

i havent told my placement school about my dyspraxia. and my university arent aware of my learning support plan either i dont think, although it is there on the system. I havent brought it up with them anyway. i am strugling with organisation a lot, but am trying to make myself more organised, lots ...
by Lucy_Rush
Fri Oct 24, 2008 5:34 pm
Forum: Getting help & assessment
Topic: Irlen Syndrome
Replies: 38
Views: 13499

Re: Irlen Syndrome

i have got an apointment to get tested for it, on 2nd december. the guy said i need to set a whole day aside for it. so not sure if he means that it will take all day or if he knows i live in liverpool and the testing is near alderley edge, somewhere manchester way, and i will have to go by train th...
by Lucy_Rush
Tue Sep 30, 2008 3:26 pm
Forum: Studying
Topic: Back in uni
Replies: 4
Views: 2048

Re: Back in uni

this week is my 6th week back in uni. :D and wow theres a lot of work already but so far so good!
by Lucy_Rush
Wed Sep 17, 2008 9:04 pm
Forum: Transport
Topic: No sense of direction.
Replies: 17
Views: 12805

Re: No sense of direction.

i had a very dyspraxic moment the other day. it started when i got on the wrong bus, because i just misread the 79 on the front for 78 (which i should have got on). but it went the same way for most of the journey untill we were nearly at my stop, when theres a roundabout and the road splits into a ...
by Lucy_Rush
Wed Sep 17, 2008 6:09 pm
Forum: Studying
Topic: starting my PGCE
Replies: 8
Views: 2481

Re: starting my PGCE

hiya i started my pgce last week.so coming to the end half of my 2nd week now. tomorrow i find out what school i am going to, and i start in the school on monday! wow 800 is a lot much have been a massive lecture room. on our first day we had all secondary students together like that (but theres onl...
by Lucy_Rush
Fri Sep 12, 2008 6:10 pm
Forum: Getting help & assessment
Topic: Irlen Syndrome
Replies: 38
Views: 13499

Re: Irlen Syndrome

ah yeah thats a good point. might as well go for the assesment whilst its on offer