UK news has been dominated in the last few weeks by reports of how many children have been missing school due to being at home self-isolating. But June and July are critical times for preparing children for their September transition, …

COVID and the lost transition time – where will it leave our children in September? Read more »

In June 2021, the DfE released updated statistics on the school workforce in England. It shows that on average, 75% of teachers are female – this is consistent with data from previous years. But why is teaching still a female-dominated …

Why do more females than males work in education and how can we attract more men? Read more »

Crystal Hart has kindly provided this guest blog for Axcis and our partners at the National Autistic Society. Crystal is currently working for Axcis London in a primary school with SEN/D students. She has worked with these students for around …

How to be autism friendly at school (guest post) Read more »

What makes a good SEND teacher and how can you spot one at an interview? These questions should help… What would you do if a student was misbehaving or being disruptive? You should ask this question because SEND students often …

Great interview questions for special needs teachers Read more »