Archives July 25, 2016


  • Visiting a Prep school: Ask the questions! (Part 2)

    July 25, 2016.

    Part 2: Special Educational Needs when selecting a school

    When it comes to Special Educational Needs (SEN), the more thorough the research the better.  Rather than just asking one person – usually the Head - about provision for children with specific needs, ask a variety of staff in different roles.  They should not be surprised as a good school will have teachers who are all aware of individual learning needs and who aim to accommodate these needs as much as possible in every one of their lessons.  By asking a handful of detailed questions to a cross-section of staff, and even students ...

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