Online Resources

Resources from around the web

Category Pub. Date Title Description
Autistic spectrum 2018 Autism Spectrum Disorder Articles about Autism Spectrum Disorder on 'The Mighty' website (US)
Autistic spectrum 2018 Autism Autism articles on the everyday HEALTH website
Autistic spectrum 2018 Strategies for Working with Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder Blog on
Autistic spectrum 2018 Network Autism Network Autism website
Classroom contexts 2018 Classroom contexts for learning at primary and secondary school: Class size, groupings, interactions and special educational needs British Educational Research (BERJ) article by Peter Blatchford and Rob Webster
Coaching 2018 Talking it through: using specialist coaching to enhance teachers’ knowledge from speech and language sciences Rachel Lofthouse, Professor of Teacher Education, Leeds Beckett University, Jo Flanagan & Bibiana Wigley, Independent Speech and language Therapist, Clarity (TEC) Ltd, Derby
Cognition and learning 2018 British Dyslexia Association British Dyslexia Association Educator homepage
Cognition and learning 2018 Understanding working memory and learning disability from The Learning Disabilities Understanding working memory and learning disability from The Learning Disabilities Association of Ontario
Communication and interaction 2018 Let's talk about it Speech, language and communication needs (SLCN). A booklet from the Communication Trust giving advice and guidance on children's communication skills
Communication and interaction 2018 Afasic Afasic supports parents with children who have difficulties talking and understanding language
Communication and interaction 2018 The relationship between speech, language and communication needs (SLCN) and behavioural, emotional and social difficulties (BESD) DfE research report by Geoff Lindsay & Julie Dockrell
Complex needs 2018 Training materials for teachers of learners with severe, profound and complex learning difficulties DfE funded training materials for teachers of learners with severe, profound and complex learning difficulties
EAL 2018 EAL, SEN and Inclusion Materials from NALDIC to support working with pupils with SEN who are also learning EAL
Early Years 2018 Early Years SEND resources Early Years SEND resources from NASEN
NASENCO Award 2014 National Award for Special Educational Needs Co-ordination: learning outcomes Requirements for the National Award for Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator (SENCO). DfE
SEND provision 2020 COVID 19 annual review case studies A free resource for SENCOs, teachers and senior leadership, this set of case studies illustrate different approaches to annual reviews in the current COVID-19 situation. The case studies can be used to give you some ideas and support you in decision making around how you could manage annual reviews which are due during this period of the partial closure of schools.
SEND provision 2018 Special Educational Needs & Disabilities Educational Endowment Foundation evaluations of strategies to support pupils with SEND
SEND provision 2018 Focus on SEND training Focus on SEND training from NASEN: free, but requires registration and login
SEND provision 2018 SEND Gateway Offers education professionals free, easy access to high quality information, resources and training for meeting the needs of children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND). Provided by NASEN
SEND provision 2018 National Association for Special Educational Needs NASEN website
SEND provision 2018 Special Needs Jungle Parent-led information and resources about children wwith special needs and disabilities
SEND provision 2018 SENexchangeuk A place to exchange news, resources, ideas and support relating to children and young people with Special Educational Needs
SEND provision 2018 SEN support: research evidence on effective approaches and examples of current practice in good and outstanding schools and colleges DfE funded research published on the SEND Gateway
SEND provision 2018 SEND Review portal Review of provision and materials related to SEND
SEND provision 2018 SEND provision: a three-stage plan for school improvement Optimus resource written by Gareth D Morewood
SEND Research 2019 SEND Research SEND Research from Whole School SEND
SEND Training 2019 SENCO Induction Pack The SENCO Induction Pack supports new SENCOs at the start of their journey before they complete the NASENCO qualification.
SEND Training 2012 Advanced training materials Advanced training materials for autism; dyslexia; speech, language and communication; emotional social and behavioural difficulties; moderate learning difficulties