Support for SEND Leaders 

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One page strategic and operational planning sheet - ideal for day to day, especially right now when priorities are shifting quickly.  Simply, drop in items from your bigger strategic planning document. 

CPD for teachers and TAs during lockdown: Overview of excellent resources.  All resources are currently free. 

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Remote learning for pupils: published article with ideas to support remote teaching and learning now and in the future.


Working from home: tips for teachers and leaders.  Published article focusing on sensitive and inclusive leadership, lots of ideas to support your team.


Communication and Support for Vulnerable learners: Published article - how to enable positive communication and co-production with families during lockdown.


Available free for a limited time:  Click on the headings below to view my latest published articles and podcast: 


Learning in Partnership for SEND

Flexible and Part Time Working: A Guide

Podcast: Wellbeing in schools:

Checklists and strategies for teachers:

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Useful Websites

Check out the Education Endowment Fund for information on evidence based trials and outcomes.  You can also opt to participate:

Optimus Education runs education conferences but also has a free SEND Blog which contains lots of tips and resources for all things SEND. 

Liz Murray is a contributor.

NASEN is an excellent resource and runs very good value training courses too.  Their regular magazine is worth subscribing to.