Monday, 4 February 2013

Special educational needs – online resources

I have several courses on supporting SEN pupils’ reading coming up, and creating the handouts has made me realise what a lot of useful articles and websites about learning difficulties I’ve come across in the last few months.

First, unfortunately only for TES subscribers, an article about the upcoming SEN reforms and what they mean for schools (pages 4-7).

This is a great collection of resources focusing on autism awareness.

Online support group Netbuddy has has put together tips on engaging children (and adults) with additional needs in books.

I’ve discovered a number of valuable dyslexia resources recently:

You may also be interested in my blog about special needs and libraries and HILO books if you have not seen it before. (All my blogs about special educational needs are available here.)