Here's my usual round up of the more interesting special needs stories in the UK this week.
WebTV: “What’s the difference between a problem child and a child with a genuine problem such as ADHD? – Video « Special Needs Jungle
BBC News: Slow starting pupils 'don't catch up' This makes interesting reading
Dept of Education: New Studio Schools to bridge gap between school and work I think this is a great idea- do you?
National Autistic Society: Autism journal available free for limited time FULL of interesting research look while it's free
Not As Advertised Blog: Advice needed for teenage party for AS son with new girlfriend! See my post
The Observer: It's our narrow view of education that holds pupils back | Yvonne Roberts | Comment is free
OnMedica: GPs to be offered help in identifying autism - About time!
National Children's Bureau: Strong opposition to cuts to disabled children’s benefits
If there's an interesting site you think I should know about, please send me the link.
- Ofsted: Two-thirds of disabled children “disengaged” from remote learning, while less than half of schools offer extra help - January 25, 2021
- Neurodevelopmental Neurodiversity Network: A collaboration to advance understanding of neurodevelopment and neurodiversity - January 22, 2021
- How the National Tutoring Programme can be a powerful tool to help SEND pupils during lockdown - January 15, 2021