Friday, May 27, 2022

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Lancaster College commended by National Autistic Society

Beaumont College in Lancaster has been awarded a commendation by the National Autistic Society for its recent art project and students’ participation in the...

2,000 people with learning disabilities and/or autism in the UK are...

Today, to mark International Human Rights Day, the UK’s largest not-for-profit provider of support for people with learning disabilities and/or autism, Dimensions, is calling for...

Learning from others

David Cole and Kerry Whitehouse look at what new teachers can learn from experienced colleagues about supporting kids with SEN


The science of wishful thinking

Entrepreneur turned philanthropist Dame Stephanie Shirley explains why she has donated more than £50 million to autism projects

Book Reviews



Switching to SEN

Rob Grays talks to a teacher who has made the transition from a mainstream to an SEN setting

The right course

Effective CPD is not just good for teachers’ careers, it is essential if the diverse needs of pupils are to be met, says Chris Keates

Focus on: SEN casework officers

Ian Palmer explores the world of the SEN casework officer

Speaking and writing quietly into the abyss: SEND and inclusion training for teachers

Dr Helen Ross discusses the deficiencies in teacher training and considers what can be done about the situation. In recent weeks, my email inbox has...

Focus on speech and language therapists

Alison Hodson takes a look at the work of speech and language therapists