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Family values

Dominic Stevenson looks at how the right fostering placement can transform the lives of children and parents alike

Gearing up for Foster Care Fortnight

Fostering organisations across the country will be marking May’s Foster Care Fortnight by calling on people from all walks of life to consider becoming...

Virtual heads for looked-after children

In a bid to help children in care achieve better grades at school, the Department for Education (DfE) has announced that virtual school heads...

The pupil premium is not working

Schools are failing to use money from the pupil premium to provide extra support to pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds, says a new report by...

The care conundrum

Why, asks Emma Parsons, do so many children in care have SEN?

Young people made to leave care too early

Nearly half of young people in care say they are made to leave care too early and are not properly prepared for their future...

Understanding the needs of looked after children

Tania Allen examines the effects that an early disruptive attachment history can have on brain development, and how the trauma of separation impacts on a child's ability to access education

Book Reviews

Neurodiversity and Education

The authors of this publication combine extensive experience in the fields of education, neurodiversity, teacher training, tutoring and consultancy. Paul Ellis broadcasts regularly on...