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The Complete SENCo Survival Kit

This free CPD bundle provides outstanding support for every primary SENCO

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Part 1
Part 1

Why it’s vital to challenge negative views of children with SEND

Staff should call out low expectations and thoughtless labelling for the counterproductive habits they are, says Jarlath O’Brien

Part 2
Part 2

Make breaktime something SEND pupils look forward to

The social demands of play can be challenging for some, but you can bypass the barriers to inclusion, explains Kate Bradley

Part 3
Part 3

Protect your mental health, and the health of other staff

Support your pupils’ wellbeing, by all means – but don’t neglect your own or that of your colleagues, advises Susanna Pinkus

Part 4
Part 4

Use multisensory storytelling to engage students with SEND

Appeal to your children’s senses to foster a love of literacy, says Kate Bradley

Part 5
Part 5

How using stickmen can open up a conversation with an anxious child

Simple drawings can be the breakthrough you need to communicate with your class, explains Adele Devine

Part 6
Part 6

Are your pupils too reliant on your TAs?

Wean children off high levels of teaching assistant support by using a scaffolding approach, says Paula Bosanquet

Part 7
Part 7

“6 things I wish I’d known about teaching SEND from the start”

Cherryl Drabble looks back on the lessons that a career spent working with SEND pupils has taught her

Part 8
Part 8

Keep parents onside with consistent communication

Mums and dads have unique knowledge about their child’s needs that can offer you a different perspective, writes Natalie Packer

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