Supporting reading and literacy in secondary schools

#miniguides

Guidance - 03 Mar 2015

This guide aims to: - describe the responsibility of the special educational needs co-ordinator (SENCO) in supporting whole-school approaches to struggling readers - provide practical strategies for use within secondary schools - suggest other resources that SENCOs can utilise to improve reading progress within their school

Recent resources

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing Resources

    Other - 11 Jul 2017 Gold AND Silver 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 Silver AND Gold 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.