Monday, November 29, 2021

Featured Articles

Urgent action needed to tackle and prevent youth unemployment

Reforms to Further Education funding, the apprenticeship levy, the skills system, careers guidance and the national curriculum are urgently needed to tackle the problem...

November SENeXtra available online FREE!

Hello, and welcome to our November SENeXtra.  Click here to read SENeXtra FREE Budget updateGuide Dogs launch CYP CommssionSupport for parent being abused by their childrenBoard...

Fall in GCSE results for deaf students

The number of deaf students achieving five GCSEs at grades A* to C has fallen for the first time since 2007. In 2012, 37.3...


Book Reviews



Focus on speech and language therapists

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

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

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 been...

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...