Shropshire Council

SENCo Spotlight news

DfE, NHS & Public Health free webinar for school/college staff

03 August 2020

The webinar includes presentations from experts on the impacts of the pandemic on children and young people’s mental wellbeing and recovery techniques as well as hearing from education leaders and the actions they have been taking.

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Guidance for schools - SEND considerations for reopening

11 July 2020

Guidance following the DfE advice published last week for special schools but the principles can also be applied to pupils with SEND in mainstream.

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Returning to school helpline for parents/carers

09 July 2020

With school attendance being compulsory again from September 2020, Shropshire Council have set up a helpline for parents & carers to offer support and guidance to help ensure a successful return to school.

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Autism West Midlands - Returning to School Webinar

03 July 2020

FREE webinar for parents, carers and professionals in Shropshire.

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Passenger Transport Update

01 July 2020

Shropshire Council’s Passenger Transport Team are working hard to ensure a smooth transition back to school in September 2020.

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Senco Network Meetings - Presentation Slides June 2020

30 June 2020

Take a look at the presentation slides from the recent SENCo Network Meetings.

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Advice from the Sensory Inclusion Service as children return to schools

29 June 2020

Generic advice on the particular issues related to Sensory Impaired children returning to schools and suggested strategies to help overcome challenges they might face.

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RSHE for pupils with SEND - FREE Webinar for school staff

29 June 2020

This event is for teachers, teaching assistants, SENCOs and PSHE leads in local authorities to hear from experts who will share their experiences of getting RSHE right in both mainstream and special schools.

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FREE Training Course - Communication is crucial

26 June 2020

FREE Training Course from SSLIC available for all Reception/Y1 class staff/Primary phase leaders and SENDCos.

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Annuals Reviews should still be carried out virtually

24 June 2020

The statutory responsibility to conduct an annual review for a child with an Education and Health Care Plan (EHCP) has not been relaxed. Read more...

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