Monday Reflections

Everyone finds Mondays hard. There’s something particularly tricky about the separation of body and bed on a Monday morning – especially when it’s to the cry of the alarm clock at an unreasonably early hour! Today was the first Monday of the Autumn term for me here in Hampshire, and as much as I longedContinue reading “Monday Reflections”

Why working in SEN matters

Teaching in mainstream vs SEN is like night and day. In a mainstream classroom there may be a comparatively small proportion of children for whom daily life before they even come to school is a struggle. In my SEN practice, every single day for every single student is a struggle for a range of reasons.Continue reading “Why working in SEN matters”