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Exclusion: A Guide to Help Governing Boards

Exclusion, Parents, Schools

This resource outlines the legal requirements of the Equality Act 2010 for schools in relation to the exclusion of disabled pupils.

Exclusion: A Guide to Help Governing Boards
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School Exclusions: A Guide for Parents

Parents, Exclusion

Common reasons for increased stress and anxiety together with strategies to overcome barriers to inclusion.

School Exclusions: A Guide for Parents
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Schools Competency Framework 

Individual staff development

Used to provide guidance that enables school staff to reflect upon and evaluate their practice.

School Competency Framework
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Early Years Standards Framework

Early Years, Leaders and Leadership Groups

For those who are in a leadership position, whether that be leadership groups or individuals

Early Years Standards Framework
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Post 16 Standards Framework

Assessment

A set of standards from the AET, to enable educational settings to evaluate your practice in addressing the needs of autistic young people.

Post 16 Standards Framework
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Parent Guide for Working Together with Your Child's School

Schools, Parents, The individual pupil

Helping parents to work with school staff to identify and meet the needs of their child.

Parent Guide for Working Together with Your Child's School
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Elective Home Education in England

Parents, Home learning

The impact of Covid-19 on home education guidelines with useful links to relevant legislation.

Elective Home Education - Know Your Rights
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Top Tips, Strategies and Resources for Parents

Parents

A collection of 10 practical strategies and additional tips to support parents of autistic children and young people.

Top Tips, Strategies and Resources for Parents
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Child sitting with adult, concentrating on drawing with pencil

Early Years Competency Framework

Early Years, Individual staff development

For individual staff within early years settings to rate their knowledge, skills and personal qualities against a set of descriptors which outline good autism practice.

Early Years Competency Framework
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Suite of Resources for Leaders

Leaders and Leadership Groups

This suite of resources will support leaders or leadership teams to create culture change across their provision. The resources will support leaders to fully embed the Eight Principles of Good Autism Practice as outlined in the Good Autism Practice report.

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Positive Relationships Between Home and School

Parents, Schools

Top tips for working with parents and ten ways schools can create better learning alignments with parents of autistic students

Positive relationships between home and school
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Successful Reintegration of Autistic Pupils Following School Exclusion

Exclusion, Schools

Understanding the impact of exclusion and exploring reintegration preparation and strategies.

Successful Reintegration
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Steps to Avoid Exclusion of Autistic Pupils

Exclusion, Parents, Schools, The individual pupil

Considers the challenges autistic pupils face at school, and offers suggestions for ways in which they can be supported to avoid exclusion.

Steps to Avoid the Exclusion of Autistic Pupils
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Transition to Employment Toolkit

Post 16

The resources will help employers to develop their awareness and understanding of autism. They will support the hiring and retaining of talented autistic young people.

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School Exclusions: School Stress and Anxiety

Schools, Parents, Anxiety, Understanding emotions, Social understanding

Take a look at school life, and how it can have an impact on autistic pupil's differences and behaviour. Particularly at home.

School Exclusions School Stress and Anxiety
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