Home | News | Tanya Plibersek Visits Learning Links Alexandria
21st November, 2019
On Friday 1st November, Learning Links had the opportunity to meet with Tanya Plibersek MP, Federal Member for Sydney and Shadow Minister for Education and Training, at our new Alexandria Learning Centre to discussthe educational challenges faced by children with learning difficulties and disabilities.
“This meeting gave us a chance to highlight the importance of evidence-based reading and numeracy instruction, practical professional learning for teachers on learning difficulties and disabilities and how Learning Links is successfully implementing these inclusive principles into schools and early education centres,” said Learning Links CEO, Birgitte Maibom.
“We appreciate the time Ms Plibersek took to speak with our Learning Links team. Ms Plibersek was keen to understand how Learning Links services help prevent children from falling through the cracks through our inclusive model of intervention,” said Ms Maibom
Learning Links is supporting a generation of children to develop the essential skills that will help them reach their full potential. Our vision is to create a community where difficulties learning are no longer a barrier to a fulfilling life. Our Alexandria Learning Centre provides specialist literacy and numeracy support, speech therapy and psychological interventions.
Our Alexandria Learning Centre is located at Level 1, Suite 3, 140 Bourke Rd Alexandria, just down the road from The Grounds.