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asktoks.com kicks off the Children’s Resource Fund !

World Autism Awareness Day #WAAD is celebrated on April 2nd, so by default April is the awesome-est month in the world. Throughout the month, people all over the world work hard raising awareness and teaching acceptance for Autism Spectrum Disorders. Here's what we've been doing. Our earlier post from WAAD this year showed us at the...
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asktoks.com receives funding

Asktoks.com receives funding from AfricSearch for their work with children with neurodevelopmental disorders in Nigeria. Executive President, Didier Acouetey scouted the young entrepreneur at the Africa 2.0 Leadership Symposium in Maputo, Mozambique last week. The funding is set to facilitate the growth of the business in order...

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#GTBAutismWeek 2015

IMG-20150630-WA0000 I arrive late. So as Dr. Oyelohunnu closes the first talk I am pleased to notice several well-known faces dotted around the room fully engrossed, but politely acknowledging my arrival. The second talk is by Dr. Marcus Tillery of Blazing Trails. I’m listening out for how exactly...
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Reflecting on May 2015

On the 1st of May, the epic #justcare event at the ITV studios in London set the tone for the rest of the month. IMG_20150501_144255IMG_20150501_123147 [caption id="attachment_2213" align="aligncenter" width="150"]IMG_20150501_142919 from top: Derek...
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ITV with Navigate Organisation hosts event on Mental Health Service Needs for BAME Community

Earlier this month, asktoks.com formed a crucial part of the Navigate Organisation network who ran an event focused on Black Asian & Minority Ethnic (BAME) Mental Health Service needs, held at the ITV Studios in London. A key purpose of the event was to create a platform for innovative dialogue about mental health in BAME communities and to clarify...
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10 tips to Promoting Positive Behaviour in the Classroom

A teacher in the eastern region of Nigeria who attended our community development program last month, just asked us for
"tips on how to promote positive behaviour in her classroom"
Here's what we told her, we hope it helps the learners in your classrooms too.   1. Golden Rules - Clearly state your expectations from your learners. Use visual...
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