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Our team of education specialists have put together a bank of information, support and resources. This provides you easy access to the most up-to-date knowledge and support which is rooted in research and evidence-informed best practice.

Please note: Our resources reflect the terminology and accepted language of the moment in time at which they were produced, and sometimes, although content remains relevant and valid, as our knowledge and understanding grows, some of the terms may not be what we would now choose to use.


Latest Resources

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Improving Health Care: learning disabilities and autism miniguide

  • Mini Guides
  • 23 Nov 2023

This mini guide, the development of which was supported by NHS England, aims to raise awareness of the health provision and procedures available to children and young people with learning disabilities and autism.

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Understanding the eye care and vision needs of pupils with special educational needs and disabilities

See Ability Miniguide.pdf
  • Mini Guides
  • 11 Oct 2023
Visual Impairment

This guide aims to understand the eye care and vision needs of pupils with special educational needs and disabilities.

SEND Code of practice miniguide front cover

The SEND Code of Practice: 0 to 25 years

  • Mini Guides
  • 02 Oct 2023
statutory guidance

This guide aims to: - summarise the content of the SEND Code of Practice - highlight key changes from earlier statutory guidance - explore the implications of the Code for schools and settings - signpost readers to case studies and other sources of inform

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Acquired Brain Injury: The hidden disability

Acquired Brain Injury Miniguide.pdf
  • Mini Guides
  • 01 Oct 2023

This guide aims to introduce childhood acquired brain injury (ABI), consider how it is acquired and why it is often misdiagnosed, and provide some practical support strategies. #miniguides

Assistive Technology Miniguide

DIGITAL - New nasen miniguide - 2023 A5 V5.pdf
  • Mini Guides
  • 19 Jun 2022
Assistive Technology

This miniguide, developed by Empowering Tech in conjunction with nasen, is for SENCOS, school leaders, teachers and support staff.

Understanding inclusion front cover

Understanding Inclusion

Understanding Inclusion Miniguide.pdf Understanding inclusion Miniguide references 31.08.22_0.pdf
  • Mini Guides
  • 02 Jun 2020

This mini guide is for SENCOs, school leaders (including governors), teachers and support staff.

Female teacher providing teaching support for young male pupil - primary

Children with medical needs: What schools and settings need to know

  • Mini Guides
  • 23 Feb 2018

Girls and Autism: Flying under the radar

  • Mini Guides
  • 30 Mar 2016

This guide aims to: Introduce the debate around autism and gender Identify key issues for girls with autism spectrum conditions and more