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Upbeat, informative, empowering

The Good Schools Guide – Special Educational Needs is the ideal resource for parents and teachers alike.

"Its pages contain a great deal of interesting information, good sense and valuable advice…I liked the way it spoke to me. It has jokes, it is cheerful. It is written by parents and has a parent-friendly attitude." TES Extra for Special Needs.


Rooted in personal experience with children, parents, teachers and experts writing on SEN, The Guide:

  • Advises on schools, education, schooling and beyond
  • Features in-depth reviews of mainstream and special schools, each independently visited and reviewed
  • Comprehensively describes the SEN system
  • Details the various SEN diagnoses from ADHD to dyslexia
  • Explains how to navigate the SEN system

The Good Schools Guide - Special Educational Needs is edited by Sandra Hutchinson and published by Lucas Publications. Price £22.95 + p&p.


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