Local Area SEND Inspections: One Year On

SEND report - one year on - Afasic, helping children who have problems talking and undertanding what others say

Ofsted and The Care Quality Commission have just published a report on the first tranche of Local Area SEND Inspections. Their findings include the following: Too few school staff had the knowledge and skills to identify accurately when CYP… struggling in school needed further assessments Too many EHC Plans were focused almost entirely on educational…

Is your school a Communication Friendly School? – discount offer

Afasic - Is your school a Communication Friendly School? - for school staff who work with children who have difficulties talking and understanding what others say

We are offering our popular publication for professionals – ‘Is your school a Communication Friendly School?’ – at a special discount price of £1.50 (including postage and packing). This resource for mainstream schools is aimed at all school staff and whilst information is specifically targeted at those children who have speech and language difficulties, many…

Afasic seeks schools and SLT teams for transition courses

Wanted!  Inclusive secondary schools and Speech and Language Therapy Teams, to support Transition to Secondary, of  Year 6 pupils. We are seeking to identify mainstream secondary schools, especially in economically deprived areas across the UK, which could be a venue for a week’s specialist transition course for Year 6 pupils with speech, language and communication needs, during…