Community Blog: SEN

Youthwork Summit

September 17, 2010 by Amy Tolmie
Categories: Secondary, 16-19s, SEN, Young Leaders,

The Youthwork Summit takes place in the stunning setting of St.Mary's, Marylebone W1. It costs £25 and everyone will receive a free goodie-bag containing high quality resources worth more than the entry fee. Tickets only available online.

'SEN' used too widely?

September 14, 2010 by Amy Tolmie
Categories: SEN,

The BBC today reports that Ofsted claims thousands of pupils labelled as having 'special educational needs' simply need better teaching and support.

Prayers for a new term

August 25, 2010 by Amy Tolmie
Categories: Primary, Secondary, 16-19s, SEN, Young Leaders,

Found some great liturgy by Jenny and Frank McDermott of www.anamcara.org.uk, they're soul friends to those in education in the North. Running pilgrimages, retreats and more out of their catholic christian faith. Not only did their site challenge me about how we can support those in education it also lead to a number of inspiring treasures including this prayer perfect for a new term.

Peer Mediation

August 06, 2010 by Amy Tolmie
Categories: Primary, Secondary, 16-19s, SEN, Young Leaders,

Teaching young people how to resolve conflict and then take ownership of the process makes schools happier places and improves the quality of learning. Peer Mediation is taking place in many schools in UK but it is still a small minority. Where it is established the school pupils will bear testimony to the positive impact it has had on their lives. Come and find out more...

Imagine2010 Update...

August 02, 2010 by Amy Tolmie
Categories: Primary, Secondary, 16-19s, SEN,

If you have already booked on to the event, information will be sent to you via email in the week of the 16th August. We're so excited about the day, and look forward to seeing you in Enfield on the 10th September.

We are now fully booked for the Imagine2010 event. Sorry if you missed out this time, there will be other events coming up in the year so do look out for those. We will be uploading the audio recordings from Imagine2010 to the website later on in September.

Imagine 2010 Programme

July 18, 2010 by Amy Tolmie
Categories: Primary, Secondary, 16-19s, SEN,

We've added some details about the new one day event in September here for you...a third of the places available have already been booked up, so if you'd like to be at this exciting new event, we recommend booking in quickly!

Whether you're planning on coming on your own, with your project or with someone else from your church/school, there will be plenty of opportunities to chat to other workers and connect with new people throughout the day.

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Continue reading to read more about the programme...