Achievements 2014 – 15

  • Emma Iliffe and Ashley Clifford set up a new ABSLTA Facebook Page
  • ABSLTA membership keeps on growing to keep Gillian Stringer busy!
  • Emma Iliffe and Ashley Clifford produced a video about the history of ABSLTA
  • We celebrated ABSLTA’s 25th Anniversary at St John’s Deaf Community Centre in London
  • We sent out a new ABSLTA e-newsletter issue nos: 1 and 2 to all our members
  • The ABSLTA Constitution was revamped by Liz Brown with guidance from an anonymous legal contact of Joanne Thomson
  • New website designer recruited in July to set up a new website to be launched shortly!
  • The ABSLTA Committee had met 11 times in one year
  • Sue Hawkins, a co-opted member, is our dedicated minutes taker
  • Huge thanks to all Committee members  both past and present!
  • Hopes that ABSLTA will go from strength to strength over the next 25 years!
  • We welcome and encourage any trainee teachers, BSL teachers, assessors, verifiers, and retired teachers to join and support ABSLTA with networking opportunities
  • The next AGM and workshops will be held in Newcastle on Saturday 30th April 2016!