Claire Watts

Claire’s favourite ever Hub article is Why is Child Development So Important in Early Years?

How to Support Children with Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)

Education SEN Teachers and Parents

By understanding autism and the particular characteristics of PDA, you can be in a better position to support children in your setting. Find some strategies here.

May 13, 2022
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How to Support SEMH in Schools

Education SEN Teachers and Parents

SEMH stands for social, emotional, and mental health. Learn about how you can support the SEMH needs of the children and young people you work with here.

Apr 27, 2022
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Special Educational Needs & Disability (SEND) Quiz

Education SEN Teachers and Parents

In order to support children with SEND, you need to feel confident in your knowledge of best practice in this area. Test your understanding here.

Feb 16, 2022
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How to Use the Engagement Model in Schools

Education SEN Teachers and Parents

It is now a statutory requirement for schools to use the engagement model. Learn more about its key principles and how it should be applied in schools here.

Feb 2, 2022
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Fundamental British Values: Prevent Strategy Ideas for Teachers

Education Teachers and Parents

All educators are required to instil fundamental British values as part of their duty under the Prevent strategy. This guide offers advice for teachers.

Jan 10, 2022
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Prevent Training: What Do I Need to Know?

Education Teachers and Parents Training

Find out what training you require under the Prevent Duty by sector, including Prisons, Local Authorities, Police, Schools & more.

Jan 10, 2022
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What is the Graduated Approach?

Education Safeguarding Children SEN Teachers and Parents

A Graduated Approach is recommended to ensure the needs of children with SEND are met. Find out how this works within an education setting here.

Dec 24, 2021
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The Prevent Strategy: Practical Tips for Managing Controversial Topics in the Classroom

Education Safeguarding Children Teachers and Parents

This guide provides advice for educators on how to manage topics such as immigration, terrorism, war, religion and extremism in the classroom.

Dec 10, 2021
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Online Safety and Harms Quiz

Education Safeguarding Children Teachers and Parents

As education professionals, you need to feel confident in your knowledge of potential online risks and harms. Test your knowledge in our quiz here.

Nov 29, 2021
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How to Promote LGBTQ+ Inclusive Education in Schools

Education Equality and Diversity

Children learn through the messages their school culture and curriculum promotes. Find out how you can support LGBTQ+ education in schools.

Oct 22, 2021
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