Category: SEND Resources

In this section of the Axcis blog, you will find articles, classroom resources and much more to support your SEND practice. For a quick summary of what’s available, take a look at our SEND Resources Overview. We hope that you’ll find what you are looking for on here. If not, get in touch and let us know what you need, and we will do our best to find it and add it!

How to support Dyspraxia in the classroom

What is Dyspraxia? How can teachers and school support staff provide effective help in the classroom for children with the condition? Find out here. What is Dyspraxia? The website “Dyspraxia Kids” tell us that: Put simply, dyspraxia is when the messages

WIN! This useful ADHD book in the Axcis October Giveaway

In support of ADHD Awareness month, the Axcis October Giveaway is to win a copy of the book “Helping Kids and Teens with ADHD in School”. Find out more about ADHD and how you can enter our FREE draw to

Challenges I face while working as a TA and how I overcome them

We asked our teaching assistants what sort of challenges they face while working in the classroom, and how they overcome them. The answers were so useful and insightful that we felt they would be great for anyone who is currently

Top tips for new TAs, from experienced TAs

We asked our teaching assistants what advice they would give to those who are new to the profession and this is what they had to say: “Ask for help, ask for direction. Keep dialogue open! You need to ask what

Teaching Assistant Survival kit – What to include and how to win one!

Are you new to TA work and trying to figure out what to pack in your school bag? Find out what advice our staff have for you here. Plus enter our free giveaway to win your own TA survival kit.

Summer reads for SENCos (guest post)

Walking out of the Head’s office feeling excited about having just been appointed as a SENCO is quite a buzz and the weekend of celebrations are soon over and the new role begins a few weeks later, so where to start? What

Why SEND teachers should be using Engagement Profiles

What is an engagement profile, why should SEND teachers be using them, and where can you get free training on them? Find out here. Why look at engagement? The Complex Learning Difficulties and Disabilities Research Project tells us that: Engagement

Axcis CPD – summer programme

Axcis staff – are you in need of some summer holiday CPD training? Check out our summer holiday programme and sign up for a course near you today!   At Axcis, we are proud of our training offerings. From seminars

We found some GREAT resources at nasen Live 2017…

We were very proud to sponsor nasen Live 2017 last week – the day was a great success all round, with plenty of seminars and talks, loads of useful resources, products and services – and all the tea and biscuits

How to teach children with ADHD – guest post

Do you need some tips on supporting children with ADHD in the classroom? If so, then this guest post is a must-read!   Countries around the world may differ in their GDP, religion, or lifestyle. What I noticed, though, during

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