The Satchel Blog

SEND Slow Processing
06 Dec 2019

How Can Teachers Support Students with Slow Processing?

Have you ever noticed when a student takes a longer time to get an answer, but you can see them working hard to get there? Perhaps you’ve read the educational psychologist ...

Author: Nicola Jones-Ford

01 Nov 2019

How Can Teachers Support Students with ASD?

What is ASD? Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a broad term that incorporates aspergers, austistic ...

Author: Nicola Jones-Ford

Government SEND
25 Oct 2019

What I Learned Attending the Government SEND Inquiry

After making a written submission to the call for evidence in the SEND inquiry, I was invited in January to attend a Committee Meeting with ...

Author: Nicola Jones-Ford

18 Oct 2019

How Can Teachers Support Students with ADHD?

This week we're excited to have Nicola Jones-Ford, our Education Coach, write a specialist blog on ...

Author: Nicola Jones-Ford

SEND Dyslexia Awareness
09 Oct 2019

How Can Teachers Support Pupils with Dyslexia?

For Dyslexia Awareness Week, we wanted to take a closer look at the learning difficulty that is largely misunderstood and provide real actionable advice to teachers who teach ...

Author: Ben Greenwood

Government SEND
08 Oct 2019

What the SEND Crisis Means for Our Students

With seemingly no end in sight, austerity continues to hold our education system in a fiscal headlock. The need for Education, Health and Care (EHC) plans has increased far ...

Author: Ben Greenwood