Using the experiences and expertise of governors to address school issues

What was the issue addressed? How the school responds to high number of pupils with additional learning needs (ALN). Staff are very understanding, sympathetic and work very hard to provide for all. However, the training given has not really addressed the issue. It is generally felt that most additional needs cannot be properly addressed inContinue reading “Using the experiences and expertise of governors to address school issues”

Safeguarding issues and need for LA support

What was the issue addressed? Difficulty arising from safeguarding pupils who have very high support needs which are potentially too much for school staff to cope with effectively. Issues arose with a very few pupils causing high risk situations (one with a blade), to staff and other pupils. Pupils with such high support needs haveContinue reading “Safeguarding issues and need for LA support”