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SEND built in, not bolt-on

02 May 2017
A celebration of the opportunity afforded by the ITT framework for SEND via initial teacher training sharing best practices and resources. This event was held at Swiss Cottage School, Development & Research Centre on Friday 28th April 2017, in partnership with UCET & Harris Federation ITE. Here is a twitter timeline of the...
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The London SEND hub is launched in style

21 Feb 2017
On Friday 20th January 2017, education, health and social care professionals gathered at the British Film Institute (BFI) on London's South Bank, to celebrate the Launch of the new London SEND Hub - an online space dedicated to the exchange of  the latest and best in policy, provision and pedagogy for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities...
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Guest Blog: Rochford Review ‘Pop Up’ Conference at Swiss Cottage School

14 Dec 2016
Our guest blogger: Mary Isherwood Mary is headteacher at Camberwell Park Special School in Manchester where she has been since September 2006. Prior to that, Mary was headteacher at Rodney House School, also in Manchester. Mary has always worked in special education, completing her B Ed degree at the University of Birmingham in 1987. She taught for a number of years in...
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Guest Blog: My first week at Swiss Cottage School…

18 Oct 2016
  As part of her degree course at the Central School of Speech and Drama, Bronwyn Yeoman is currently on an extended work placement at Swiss Cottage School, Development and Research Centre  Here, she reflects on her experiences in her first week...   My first week at Swiss Cottage School… I have been fortunate enough to be given Swiss Cottage School as my...
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‘The Big Shout’ Conference – Girls on the Autism Spectrum

20 Sep 2016
  Friday 27 January 2017 in London   Why is it important to talk about girls and woman on the autism spectrum? Dr Judith Gould, director of the Lorna Wing Centre for Autism, argues that there is a gender bias towards boys when it comes to diagnosis, and speculates that because of this many women and girls with autism are never referred for diagnosis, and are...
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