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 »

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 »

Axcis are thrilled to offer these free printable Christmas worksheets to use with your school or setting. In this pack, we include colouring sheets, a festive wordsearch, crossword, maze and maths challenge. Download yours today! Axcis Activity Sheets Our FREE …

FREE printable Christmas worksheets Read more »

This week, Professor Adam Boddison, Chief Executive for the charity nasen was kind enough to spend some time answering our questions relating to school staffing and the COVID-19 pandemic. Find out more and watch the full video here. Who is …

Watch! Exclusive COVID and School Staffing Q & A with nasen CEO Professor Adam Boddison Read more »

Many schools are up to their necks in risk assessments in an attempt to keep their staff and students as safe as possible during the COVID-19 pandemic. But where does this leave you with regard to supply staff and is …

Supply staff – to book or not to book during COVID-19? Your questions answered. Read more »

If you’ve been paying close attention to our blog lately, you will know that we are doing some fund raising for an awesome SEND charity called Sky Badger throughout 2020. As part of this, our Midlands team are organising a …

Join our sponsored walk to Snowdon for Sky Badger Read more »