Monday, December 6, 2021

Featured Articles

Support for vulnerable young people in serious violence hotspots

From:Department for Education and Will Quince MPPublished: 2 December 2021 Young people who are most at risk of serious violence or gang exploitation will receive targeted support...

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...

Understanding Tourette’s

Tara Murphy and Fiona McFarlane explain how Tourette’s affects children, how to live with it and what the treatments are


5 survival tips for autism parents during Covid-19 lockdown

Jo writes based on her extensive research and 5+ experiences working with children on the autism spectrum. 1. Parents should always create clear expectations of...

Book Reviews



STEM industries need disabled students

Victoria Cornfield, Marketing manager at FPE Seals, discusses the advantages that disabilities can have for work in STEM fields and advocates for more inclusive practices...

Focus on speech and language therapists

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

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...

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...