education

Audeara #goblueforautism

by Georgia Lester • April 9, 2021

This month, Audeara are going blue for Autism. Kicking off with World Autism Day last week, April is Autism awareness month and Autism Queensland’s annual #goblueforautism campaign.  Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a complex developmental condition that can cause differences in communication, interaction and experiences across many domains. Autism is most commonly diagnosed in children […]


Tuning the success of your virtual meetings

by Georgia Lester • April 1, 2021

While Australia and Brisbane in particular, have been subjectively lucky and spared the worst of Covid-19 lockdowns, we were this week, sent back to our home offices and left to communicate virtually once more.  The uniqueness of the global pandemic has left many people scrambling to adapt, but for people with hearing loss, remote work […]


Hearing and Learning

by Georgia Lester • March 12, 2021

Hearing loss can affect a child’s ability to hear and understand language, to produce speech and communicate effectively with their peers. When hearing loss goes undetected, children may disengage and lose interest at school, likely due to the reduced input they are receiving.  Where young kids are seen to be ‘not listening’, mucking up or […]