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  • Pyramid Educational Consultants UK is running a series of workshops around the country for teachers and parents of children with moderate to severe...
  • What are the signs of specific language impairment (SLI) in bilingual children? When should you be concerned about a bilingual child’s...
  • The children’s charity, the Together Trust, is hosting a series of free drop-in sessions in March to support parents and carers of children...
  • The charity Child Bereavement UK is offering an e-learning programme for schools. Running on Windows, it offers advice on how to understand the...
  • The charity Communication Matters is running a one-day seminar in London on 13 March which explores the relationship between symbol communication...

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Book Reviews

  • I am certain that we can all recall a time when something incendiary slipped out of our mouths during a teacher/student confrontation – that...
  • I work in a special educational needs school, and it is a challenge to find easy reading fiction that holds the interest of our teenagers. However...
  • When I first received this book, my initial thoughts were how inviting and friendly the cover and text appeared, considering the topic is one of...
  • We came across the ActEi books about a year ago. These set out a developmental movement programme for primary school children to help them develop...
  • Mrs Packer has written this well-presented hardback book in a highly engaging and informative way. As a relatively new Senco, I devoured it in just...

Focus On...

  • Lorraine Petersen outlines where the funding comes from and offers Sencos advice on how to manage it effectively
  • Michael Chissick outlines the benefits of yoga and shows how it can be adapted to make it fully inclusive in mainstream schools
  • Andrew and Beth Chadwick offer insight and practical tips to help pupils who won’t knuckle down
  • The Prince’s Trust xl clubs help students at risk of underachieving or exclusion to fulfil their potential. Lauren Hyams, national head of...
  • Financial education will become part of the National Curriculum for secondary pupils from 2014. Sal McKeown looks at how some centres working with...

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