Children & Families
GTA: Retreat Feedback
-- Posted: Thursday, 12 May 2016
-- By: Minna Moffatt-Feldman
We would love your feedback on the sessions that you have attend and also on the weekend as a whole.
Giving feedback for
A specific session
Weekend in general
What is your level of BSL?
Which day is the session you are giving feedback?
Fri 16:15-17.30 Session 1
Sat 15:00-16:15 Session 6
Fri 17.45-19.00 Session 2
Sat 16:30-17:45 Session 7
Sat 09:30-10:45 Session 3
Sat 19:00-20:15 Session 8
Sat 11:00-12:15 Session 4
Sun 09:15-10:30 Session 9
Sat 13:30-14:45 Session 5
Sun 10:45-12:00 Session 10
Introduction to BSL Grammar - Minna
Deaf Culture and Identity - Lesley
Story Telling - Rachel
CODA Lives - Carl
Multi-Channel Signs 1 - Janice
Formal and informal registers - Lesley
Fingerspelling patterns - Minna
Social / recreational activities - Rachel
Saturday 09:30 – 10:45
BSL Metaphors v English Metaphors - Lesley
Working and Signing with people who are Deafblind - Minna
Roleshift and Characterisation - Jonathan/ Rachel
Deaf Access to Religion - Cathy/ Claire
Saturday 11:00 – 12:15
Signing with Music 1 - Paul
Advanced translations - Minna
Deaf Education Mainstream and Deaf Schools- Jonathan and Claire
Technological advances and Deafness - Carl and Suzanne
Saturday 13:30 – 14:45
Signing with Music 2 - Paul
Police, Politics and Law - Minna
Multi-Channel Signs 2 - Rachel
Interpreters - a Deaf Perspective - Claire / Jonathan
Saturday 15:00 – 16:15
Emotions and Feelings - Janice
Psychology and Deafness - Sue
Classifiers and Handshapes - Minna
Signing Skills feedback - Jonathan
Saturday 16:30 – 17:45
Medical Vocabulary and Practice - Janice
One-handed Fingerspelling - Rachel
Sociolinguistic variation and change - Minna
Deaf home life - Claire, Carl and Jonathan
Saturday 19:00 – 20:15
Signing Children's Stories - Claire
Multi-Channel Signs 3 - Minna
Interpreter Perspectives - Carl, Rachel and Suzanne
Sunday 09:15 – 10:30
Signing / working with deaf children - Claire
Places and Country signs - Minna
One-Handed Fingerspelling - Rachel
Food and Drink - Carl
Sunday 10.45 – 12:00
Sex - Rachel
World Religions and Culture - Minna
Confidentiality and Safeguarding - Suzanne and Claire
Current Events and News - Carl
Did you enjoy the session?
1 - Yes very much so
2 - Yes it was good
3 - It was ok
4 - Not really
5 - Not at all
Have you or will you attend similar sessions?
Were all your questions answered?
Is there anything you would like to tell us that you liked or didn't like about the session?
What type of room did you stay in?
How did you find out about the retreat?
From a friend/relative
If other, please specify:
How did the retreat compare to your expectations?
The retreat has been useful for my personal development
How do you feel about the cost of the weekend?
What have you enjoyed most about this weekend?
What have you enjoyed least about this weekend?
How could we improve future BSL weekends?
I would recommend the weekend to others
Here are some ideas we have had for next time... please tick ALL the ones you think are good
Reducing Session Length to 60 minutes
Having 60 minute break on Saturday Afternoon
Having taught sessions after evening meal
Having no taught sessions after evening meal
Giving information about session content in advance
Is there anything else you would like to tell us?
This could include session topic ideas for the future. If you want someone to contact you about this feedback please leave your name.