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The speed-dating model enables students to learn social skills – including how to introduce themselves to others, how to discuss their interests and ask questions of others and how to attend to other people’s communication, all of which are vital skills in any context – and practice them repeatedly in short, meaningful peer-led interactive episodes.
“It’s a very empowering activity for our young people and it recognises their status as young adults,” said Bernie White, Director of Education.
The structure of speed-dating brings people together in interactions designed to facilitate sharing information about themselves, asking questions of others, finding common interests and deciding whether they are interested in spending more time with the people they meet.
As all our students have significant communication difficulties, our young people need additional support to learn and practice these skills and exercise their right to a social life.