There is lots to know about the brilliantly complex act of teaching and learning. Here is Alex Quigley’s list of 10 things to know in the plainest terms possible: http://10 things to know about teaching and learning (theconfidentteacher.com)
Children’s Mental Health week is 7th -13th February – Resources for you to download include “Managing Emotions” chart, “How I am feeling” and “Mental Health Awareness” poster made using Communicate in Print symbols.
Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust has been developing a new Single Point of Access (Autism and ADHD SPA) for all ADHD and Autism referrals. This will go-live on Monday 31st January. The Autism and ADHD Single Point of Access will ensure that children and families’ needs are supported straight away, and that the right children are … Read more
To all Sheffield SENCo’s – please look out for the link to the Birmingham Toolkit questionnaire – this will be sent from your Locality Lead SENCo. The results will help us get a better understanding of which Sheffield schools have downloaded the Toolkit and how it is being used in each setting. https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=pS3RPkLItEyBt2ed0xyV0QLa2I5c6QpFg9aYS8MTC6pUNE1BRzExNURHUjBQVVFCNTU1OU9TU0syTy4u
There are lots of fabulous websites about dyslexia for teachers to access easily: Dyslexia National Center on Improving Literacy