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Insight 35
Key points Legal recognition in recent years has confirmed Scotland's Gypsy Travellers as a distinct ethnic minority with their own history, culture and customs. Their contribution to Scotland’s…
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“When he took his son to his new school, the principal told him, ‘Don’t worry, our number one priority is your child’s safety.’ Furedi responded, ‘I was hoping it was teaching him to read and…

Iriss.fm, Episode 158

In 2012, Iriss undertook a project focused on understanding how an assets based approach could improve mental health and well-being within East Dunbartonshire, focusing specifically on…

Iriss.fm, Episode 157

In this episode, Michael McEwan speaks to Ian Hood, Co-ordinator at the Learning Disability Alliance Scotland.

It's an interesting discussion which gives an overview of what the…

A guide to creative storyboarding and animation
Background

Creative storyboarding is a great way to bring a story to life. The technique dates back to the 1930s when it was widely used by Walt Disney and today it is still an integral part of…

Insight 34
Key points Communication with children and young people is at the heart of child and family social work Communication involves social workers using a range of methods and techniques like touch,…
Iriss.fm, Episode 156

In this episode Michael McEwan speaks to Brian Scott, Development Manager at the Glasgow Disability Alliance about the work that it does.

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Introduction

Tools have the potential to transform how we work. Just like the DIY tools many of us keep in a cupboard at home, tools used in interactions between people have the power to save us…

Iriss.fm, Episode 155

A roundtable discussion on the topic of Appreciative inquiry (AI) - a complement to Iriss' evidence summary: Insight 33 - Forming new futures through appreciative inquiry which launched on 17th…

Insight 33
Key points Appreciative inquiry is an action research approach that offers a powerful contribution to meeting the appetite for real change that is evident across public services in Scotland. More…