Sunday, December 10, 2023

Featured Articles

Only 4% of disabled children can go to a holiday club...

How do you keep yourself entertained during the summer holidays? Perhaps you've been playing with your friends or you might even have been dropped...

Government failing disabled people, human rights watchdog warns

The UK government has been accused by a human rights watchdog of making "slow progress" in improving the lives of disabled people. The Equality and...

A problem shared

 Matt Davis tells how writing about his son’s autism has helped him confront the challenges they both face


Making maths add up

Steve Chinn outlines seven lessons his students with special needs taught him about teaching maths

Book Reviews



CPD for ed-tech

Teachers need ongoing professional development, says Al Kingsley. Technology can be a powerful tool in the SEND classroom, facilitating new and engaging ways for pupils...

Focus on: SEN casework officers

Ian Palmer explores the world of the SEN casework officer

The right staff

Ian Hartwright provides some useful tips on how schools can attract and keep the best teachers

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...

Adjust the job

It’s time to address the cause of the teacher shortage, not just its symptoms, writes Lord Jim Knight