Monday, November 29, 2021

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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...


Book Reviews



Focus on: SEN casework officers

Ian Palmer explores the world of the SEN casework officer

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...

Adjust the job

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

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...

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