Monthly Archives: May 2012

Normalcy Conference this June

Theorizing Normalcy and the Mundane 3rd International Conference  “Cripping the Norm”  ** Conference website for details and registration now online: click here ** Dates: 26th- 27th June 2012 Venue: University of Chester, UK Keynotes confirmed: “Spoof: Faking Normal, Faking Disorder” … Continue reading

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Academic posts in inclusive education at Exeter University

Exeter University are seeking applicants for a lecturer in inclusive education and for a Professor. Further details can be found at https://jobs.exeter.ac.uk/hrpr_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC107GF.open?VACANCY_ID%3d2743715zjU%1BUSESSION=E0B7F98D97F04824BD5C50B348B84898&WVID=3817591jNg&LANG=USA

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Access journal articles on autism

‘It’s not what you do; it’s the way that you question: that’s what gets results’. This article by Nick Hodge and Sue Chantler and other excellent ones with an autism focus are now available in an online Special Virtual issue … Continue reading

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Brantwood Specialist School Autism Conference. Free to parents. May 26th 2012

Please see details below of the day conference next saturday (26th) at Brantwood Specialist School in Sheffield. This looks excellent value for the day. Details for applications for places can be found at the end of the posting. Brantwood Specialist School … Continue reading

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Autism 1:88

Congratulations to the Sheffield Austistic Society for providing  an excellent event yesterday at Sheffield Hallam University. Three informative, insightful and attention keeping presentations by Steve McGuiness, Russell Stronach and Rudy Simone. Special thanks to Liz Friend and the Sheffield Austistic Society … Continue reading

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Conference: “Including the Excluded” on Saturday 23 June 2012, 9.00am – 3.30pm at Newfield School, Sheffield

Talbot Leadership & Hub are holding an Inclusion Conference, “Including the Excluded” on Saturday 23 June 2012, 9.00am – 3.30pm at Newfield School, Sheffield.  This conference is an absolute must for anyone with an interest in developing their inclusive practice.  … Continue reading

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Department for Education publishes Support and Aspiration – Progress and Next Steps

A copy of this  can be found at http://www.education.gov.uk/childrenandyoungpeople/sen/a0075339/sengreenpaper It reaffirms the commitment to: a single more streamlined assessment process. a single, combined Education, Health and Care Plan. offer a personal budget for families with such a plan giving greater control … Continue reading

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