Girls and Autism: Flying Under the Radar

#miniguides

Information - 30 Mar 2016

This guide aims to: - introduce the debate around autism and gender - identify key issues for girls with autism spectrum conditions - provide practical school-based support strategies - share family, professional and academic perspectives.

Recent resources

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing Resources

    Other - 11 Jul 2017 Paid Member Only

    Schools have an important role to play in promoting social and emotional wellbeing and in responding to mental health difficulties in their pupils. Here are links to several tools which schools could use to support them in this work.

  • Questions for governors/trustees to ask about SEND

    Guidance - 23 May 2017 Paid Member Only

    This resource has questions for school governors or trustees to ask their SENCO and other senior executive leaders about SEND.

  • Best Practice for 2E children

    #dualexceptionality

    Guidance - 03 Mar 2017

    2E ('twice exceptional') children are those children with SEND who are also exceptionally able in a particular area; these children's needs are often not identified and met, which means that we may be missing out on their talents and potential. This article, originally published in 'Special' in September 2016, looks into this area in more detail, including nasen's links with Professor Stephen Hawking.