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Are you epilepsy confident?

Simple measures can help schools get the right support in place for children with epilepsy, writes Catherine Hodder

Supporting epilepsy at school

What’s school like for a pupil with SEN and epilepsy? Carol Long reveals two families’ very different experiences 

Supporting epilepsy at school

Schools are failing to meet their legal responsibility to make effective provision for pupils with epilepsy, writes Carol Long

Epilepsy and families

Paul Keenleyside examines how epilepsy affects all those who live with it

New clinical definition for epilepsy

An expert task force in the USA has created a new definition for epilepsy that refines the scope of patients diagnosed with this condition....

Fit for purpose?

Do schools do enough to help pupils with epilepsy? Nina Solomon explains what every staff member should know about the condition

A cry for help

Jane Raca describes her family’s struggle to get assistance with their severely disabled son when they could no longer cope

Teachers don’t understand epilepsy

Children with epilepsy may receive a poorer standard of education because teachers do not properly understand their condition. The charity Young Epilepsy says that...

Epilepsy education award

Nominations are open for Young Epilepsy’s newly-launched Champions Awards. The charity is seeking to recognise the outstanding contribution that many individuals and organisations make towards...

Calming the storm

Noel Gibb examines the complex relationships between epilepsy, special needs and educational performance

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