Miss G Debnam is the Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Co-ordinator at The Gordon Children’s Academy.
To view this year’s SEND Information Report please click below:
To view the SEND Policy please click below:
If you have any SEN Concerns please follow our flowchart.
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SEND Resources to support at home
Children have varying needs and there is no one size approach fits all. It is quite common for children to have additional needs that span many of these areas, so select the resources that meet the needs of your child, without worrying too much about the label or category they fall under. Everyone has strengths and weaknesses and these SEND strategies will be beneficial to many children, whether or not they have a diagnosis. There is a list of information websites, tips and resources to help you support your children with their additional needs, learning and self-esteem in the following areas:
If you would like some further training please see Parent Workshops and Information Sessions
You can also find further information on what services are available and how you can access them on the Medway Local Offer.
Medway Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Information and Advice Support service (SENDIAS) provides a range of free and impartial help to parents/carers, children and young people.
Place2Be offer practical tips to support children’s wellbeing and behaviour on their Parenting Smart webpage.