|Welcome to ianbean.co.uk, the web site of Ian Bean, former teacher and ICT coordinator at Priory Woods School, Inclusive Technology's Consultancy and Training Manager now Independent Special Needs ICT consultant and trainer specialising in the use of ICT and assistive technology to support learners of all ages with severe and complex additional needs.
|Ian has delivered training in schools, colleges and other educational establishments around the world. His forthright approach with practical examples of leading teaching practice underpinned by a wealth of knowledge and experience have been described as 'inspiring'. Ian can deliver training on many aspects of special needs ICT and assistive technology tailored specifically to meet the needs of your school or college. For more information and to see examples please visit our Training page.|
|Are you looking for a cost effective way to develop your ICT provision for learners with severe and complex needs and other disabilities? Drawing on over 15 years of experience as ICT Teacher and Curriculum coordinator at Priory Woods School and recently as Consultancy and Training Manager at Inclusive Technology, Ian has worked together with scores of schools and other organisations to help them deliver innovative teaching and learning. For more information visit our Consultancy page.|
|Ian is a former BECTa ICT in Practice Award winner for Inclusion and wrote the Priory Woods School web site and resources that so many of you found useful for so many years. Ian continues to develop resources and share good practice through social media networks such as Twitter and Facebook. We'll be sharing the best of these on this web site. Take a look at the Resources and Download pages for practical ideas, inspiration and of course, FREE resources to use in your classroom.|