South Hams Coffee Morning

by | Sep 15, 2022 | Uncategorized, Updates | 0 comments



We’ve embraced the start of term and spent a rainy Tuesday morning in Dartington hearing from parent carers about their experiences. A new academic year can be especially tricky for SEND families and so it was good bring people together for a cuppa.

We had lively conversations covering a wide range of issues including:

  • understanding of specific Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)
  • reasonable adjustments
  • quality of communication with families
  • impact of health conditions on education and wider family life
  • availability of essential learning equipment like tablets or large print resources
  • partnership between families and professionals
  • barriers to support

We’ve already fed back informally to strategic partners and have offered to meet with schools to share themes.

We’re organising a follow-up session just after half term so keep an eye on our social media to book your place!

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