Friday, April 16, 2021

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Recovery – Starting Again

Children and young adults with disabilities, and the process of arriving into a world made different by the pandemic  A thought in many parents’ and...

How Can Professionals Best Support Autistic Parents?

Recognition and support Over the last decade it has become more widely accepted that autism is hereditary,  with studies estimating that 80% of autistic people...

Is autism different for girls?

Are parents and professionals missing the signs of autism in girls? Kate Reynolds looks at why female autism is often diagnosed late and misunderstood


What use diagnosis?

A little knowledge goes a long way towards helping those with SEN as they progress through life, says “Abdul” 




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...

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

Switching to SEN

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

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