Wednesday, January 27, 2021

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Navigating the legal landscape around SEN placements

Securing the best possible placements for a child with Special Educational Needs (SEN) is key to ensuring their needs are met and their potential...

Sleep linked to language skills in neurodevelopmental disorders

New research has discovered that Down’s syndrome, Fragile X syndrome and Williams syndrome are all linked to sleep disruption in very young children, and...

Schools are failing deaf children

Nearly two thirds of deaf children do not have a basic understanding of maths and English when they leave primary school. Key Stage Two...

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Educate the educators

Alison Cox makes a plea for better instruction and information on SEN for both teachers and parents

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Stand out candidates

Hannah McDaid explains what special schools are looking for in teaching staff Every special school is unique and staffing demands can differ greatly from setting...

STEM industries need disabled students

Victoria Cornfield, Marketing manager at FPE Seals, discusses the advantages that disabilities can have for work in STEM fields and advocates for more inclusive practices...

Real world recruitment

The impact of SEN inclusion on mainstream teacher recruitment The workload of teachers is increasing, as the growing number of children with SEN and disabilities...

Focus on speech and language therapists

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

Hiring teachers during a global pandemic

Recruitment is challenging and stressful at the best of times. When you combine this with the uncertainty created by the COVID-19 pandemic, it can...

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