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17 Nov '23

Watch now: Meeting the Demand for Good Autism Practice in Education

Did you catch our first online event - Meeting the Demand for Good Autism Practice in Education? Discover the agenda and watch the webinar on…

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30 Oct '23

Meeting the Demand for Good Autism Practice in Education

Join AET Director, Dr Sarah Broadhurst, as she unveils the AET’s ‘Meeting the Demand’ plan to widen the reach of our support to all…

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4 Oct '23

A New, Free Autism Support Programme for Families & Carers

A new, FREE autism support programme will help families to learn more about autism and the support available to them.

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16 Jun '23

National Autistic Society publishes updated Education Report 2023

On 30th May, The National Autistic Society (NAS) published an updated Education Report 2023, with recommendations using the research from 2021…

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5 Jun '23

Support for the parent and carer community

Working with Autism Central to provide resources and support to the parent and carer community!

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19 May '23

Latest news from Ofqual: Official Student Guide 2023

Discover what support is available when taking exams this year using the latest Ofqual guide - created with the support of The Autism Education…

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15 Mar '23

Dr Sarah Broadhurst Wins Trailblazing Award

AET Director, Dr. Sarah Broadhurst, has been named one of the 10 Most Trailblazing Business Leaders to watch!

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18 Nov '22

Latest news from Ofqual: Students, teachers and parents – have your say!

The Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual) is asking for students, teachers, parents and guardians to give their feedback…

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19 Aug '22

Latest news from Ofqual: A-Level Results - guides and outcomes

After the first summer exams since 2019 – Ofqual has released this latest announcement: this year’s A-level results explained.

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