Archive for May, 2012

Awareness programme for parents of Autistic Children

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

Class in progress Dr. Aboobacker taking class

The 10 day awareness course for parents of special children conducted by Insight  in Trivandrum concluded on the 20th of May. The programme which started on the 29th of April, was being led by eminent physician and researcher on this topic Dr. C P Aboobecker. Considering the demand from the parents, classes were held during weekends.

Training programme in Malappuram for Visually Challenged students

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

Training in Progress

A 5 day training programme was held at Mahdin Special School for the Visually Challenged at Malappuram from April 23rd. 10 Visually Challenged students from different parts of the district attended the training programme.

Training programme for Visually Challenged School Teachers (Women)

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

A six day residential training programme for Visually Challenged school teachers (Women) was held at Insight from 23rd to 28th of April. 6 teachers from various districts in Kerala attended the training programme.

Summer Camp

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

Puppet show in progress Story telling Session in Progress

The second summer camp for children with Autism and other special needs was held at the Murinjapalam centre of Insight from 16th to 21st of April. The camp included activities like yoga, games, craft work, puppet show and puppet making, 30 students participated in the camp.

Training programme for School Teachers in Trivandrum

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

A 5 day refresher training programme was held at Insight for Visually Challenged teachers in Trivandrum from the 9th to the 13th of April. 11 teachers attended the programme.

Audio Editing Course

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

Article in Mathrubhumi

A two week course on audio editing for the Visually Challenged, the first of its kind in the country was held at Insight from the 15th to the 25th of March. This programme was attended by 15 students. Classes were led by Insight staff, along with Mr. Juan Carlos from Italy, who is regarded as an expert in this field.

Insight stall at SOEX12

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

Visitors at Stall Explaining the working of Orca

Insight was invited to setup a stall and to showcase its activities in the SOEX12 exhibition at Malappuram. The exhibition was held from the 6th to the 10th of January 2012.