Deaf Awareness in Education

Welcome to the Hearing Support Team course ‘Deaf Awareness in Education’ This is a short introductory course that is recommended to all staff who work with a child with hearing loss in school. During this course, we will consider: ✔ an overview of how the ear works ✔ types and degrees of hearing loss ✔ […]

Understanding Behaviours That Challenge

Welcome to the Communication & Autism Team course ‘Understanding Behaviours that Challenge‘. The course is aimed at teaching assistants, class teachers and SENCos. You may wish to use this short course as CPD for all members of staff or new staff in your school. The course will usually take 30 minutes to complete online. During […]

Principle 1 of Good Autism Practice

Welcome to the Communication and Autism Team course on Principle 1 of Good Autism Practice. Principle 1: Understanding the strengths, interests and challenges of the autistic child and young person is the first of 8 Principles for Good Autism Practice. During this course we will consider: ✔ Autism and Anxiety ✔ Autism and Mental Wellness […]

Maths Anxiety and Positive Mindset

Welcome to the Pupil and School Support course ‘Maths Anxiety and Positive Mindset‘. This is one of a series of online courses produced to support professionals within schools. There is also an additional activity that class teachers can use to audit and reflect on current practice. The course is aimed at teaching assistants, class teachers and […]

What is Maths Fluency?

Welcome to the Pupil and School Support course ‘What is Maths Fluency?‘. This short course explains what is meant by maths fluency and how it impacts on pupil’s progress in mathematics. The course also gives tips for staff to use within the classroom. The course is aimed at class teachers, teaching assistants and SENCOs. You […]

Reviewing your SEN Information Report

Welcome to the Pupil and School Support course on Reviewing your SEN Information Report This course is aimed at SENCOs who are looking for guidance when updating their SEN Information report as part of their website information regarding SEN. During this course, you will: ✔ Refresh your knowledge of the statutory requirements of SEN Information […]

Top Tips for Parental Engagement

Welcome to the Pupil and School Support course ‘Top Tips for Parental Engagement’. It is widely accepted that children tend to do better at school when parents are engaged in their child’s learning and we know that parents are important partners in the learning process, particularly true for pupils with SEND. This short course gives […]