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SEND in the experts with Georgina Durrant (Special Educational Needs Podcast)

This podcast hosted by Georgina Durrant is all about teaching and supporting children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND). We aim to share the amazing things that our guests are doing to support children and young people with Special Educational Needs (SEND).

*This Podcast is proudly brought to you by the SEND team at Twinkl. Please bear in mind, the views and opinions expressed are those of individuals, and may not represent those of Twinkl.

Episodes

'I do remember going into a bookshop and asking (before I published mine) "Do you have a book on autism for children?" and I think, one scenario the lady said "I'm sorry we don't stock that sort of book" '
Show Details41min 35s
"Because it's all about mental health and wellbeing for me. That is your priority"
Show Details31min 27s
"Research shows, on average an autism diagnosis is about three years later for girls than for boys. And obviously when you're a child three years makes an awful lot of difference"
Show Details50min 11s
"A lot of parents have fought very hard for our children to have access to mainstream school over the years. And I think there is an unspoken... perhaps... feeling that we are letting the side down if we put our children in specialist setting. It's such a personal decision and it is whatever is in the child's best interest"
Show Details53min 57s
"Important that we recognise that the experts in SEND aren't just experts because they've studied various diagnoses or taught children with Special Educational Needs but the real experts are those who have diagnoses themselves"
Show Details54min 37s
"SEND is not a limb of a school. You cannot isolate it and set it like an arm in a cast"
Show Details57min 51s