Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Featured Articles

Giving clues to children with Developmental Language Disorder can help to...

A new study has shown that children with Developmental Language Disorder (DLD) can be helped to spell more accurately through the use of clues. Learning...

National Autistic Society launches education category of new Autism Inclusion Award 

National Autistic Society has today launched its Autism Inclusion Award for mainstream schools and education settings. The new award recognises mainstream education services who are working hard...


The trials of securing a PDA diagnosis

Margaret Duncan reveals how identification of a little known syndrome opened up new possibilities for her child

Book Reviews



Adjust the job

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

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

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...

The right staff

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

Switching to SEN

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