Who we are
Qualified Teacher of Vision Impairments (BPhil. Spec.Ed. V.I. Distinction) Qualified Teacher Status (Cert.Ed)
Director Gwyn McCormack founded Positive Eye in 2008. After spending many years as a teacher, first in a mainstream secondary school. Later as a Qualified Teacher of Vision Impairments in a peripatetic support service. She also spent five years managing a local authority peripatetic support service. Designed for children with vision impairments before leaving to set up Positive Eye.
Gwyn is an enthusiastic, committed and motivational individual. She has a wealth of experience and knowledge in the field of education and vision impairment. Inspired to set up Positive Eye by a passionate desire. To improve outcomes for children with vision impairments by providing expert practical advice. To help practitioners develop their skills and knowledge.
Gwyn has a clear understanding of inclusion. From the School, Service, Child and Family perspectives. Through Positive Eye, Gwyn provides courses and resources. Offering practical based, solution focused strategies and approaches.
Martin supports the day to day running of Positive Eye and is also a director. He has worked alongside Gwyn since the company began in 2008. Taking on a more significant role as the company has developed.
His role in the business is multi-faceted. He manages the finances. Loads and unloads the car. Maintains the Positive Eye car. He moves bags of resources for courses in and out of the storage area in the loft. Makes up and produces products. Organises the printing of products and, more recently has built a shed. To house some of the many resources developed over the last 8 years!