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Applying critical pedagogy to re-imagine education and empower communities

On February 5 2019, by

My experiences as an Educational Psychologist and home educating parent have given me cause to ask the questions; what is…

Resources: The Engagement Profile

On January 28 2019, by , 2 Comments

The Engagement Profile’s core approach is that “sustainable learning can only occur when there is meaningful engagement” (Engagement 4 Learning)….

Resources: ACT Conversation Cards

On January 8 2019, by

‘ACT Conversation Cards are a therapeutic tool for working with values in line with Acceptance and Commitment Therapy’ (Hayes & …

Ian: a short film about inclusion

On December 12 2018, by

“Ian” is a short, animated film based on the life and experiences of nine year old Ian from Argentina. The…

Resources: The Sensory Profile

On November 26 2018, by , 1 Comment

I find the Dunn Sensory Profile a useful tool in relation to explaining some behaviours and use it as a…

VIG: an animation

On November 5 2018, by , 2 Comments

This short animated film about Video Interaction Guidance (VIG) was commissioned by Cornwall Council and made by two talented 2nd…

EPs and INSETs: a reflection on practice for in-service teacher training.

On September 18 2018, by , 1 Comment

Throughout my training I have had placements across three Educational Psychology Services (EPS’) and recently I’ve been thinking about the…

Books for an Alternative Provision Library

On September 18 2018, by , 1 Comment

A recent thread on EPNET sought suggestions for a school library to support pupils attending Alternative Provision Schools (AP/APS). We’ve…

Your feedback, our responses

On September 18 2018, by , 1 Comment

Recently we asked you to comment on edpsy – your loves, niggles and suggestions for improvement – 86 of you…

Making edpsy better for you

On June 7 2018, by

It’s been nearly two years since the launch of edpsy and we’ve been overwhelmed by the positive welcome and feedback…