Wednesday, August 5, 2020

SEN NEWS

Coronavirus/COVID-19 and SEN

Rukhsana Koser explains key implications of the COVID-19 outbreak for parents of children with SEN  School closures and EHC...

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...

Great expectations

Think big and act early if you want to help children with hydrocephalus, says Jackie Bland 

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For the journey

Richard Barton tells how parent workshops can offer support, understanding and real friendship to families of children with SEN

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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,...

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...

Switching to SEN

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

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

Focus on: SEN casework officers

Ian Palmer explores the world of the SEN casework officer

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