Dear Parents and Carers,

Please be advised that resources to support your child's learning at home are now beginning to be uploaded to our website. These can be found on the below link:

https://thriftwoodschool.com/college/information/college-closure-resources

Please bear with us whilst staff prepare work and we upload to our website.

Many Thanks

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COVID-19 COMMUNICATIONS 

24th March 2020 - Letter from Clare Kershaw - Director, Education

 

A new helpline has been set up to answer questions about COVID-19 related to Education, Staff, Parents and young people.

·                     Phone: 0800 046 8687

·                     Email: DfE.coronavirushelpline@education.gov.uk

·                     Opening hours: 8am to 6pm (Monday to Friday)

The DFE also states that no school should close in response to a suspected or confirmed COVID-19 case unless directed to do so by Public Health England.

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POET - Personal Evaluation Outcome Tool

HAVE YOUR SAY...Share your experiences of SEN and EHCP support and help improve services in Essex.

• Do you receive Special Educational Needs (SEN) support for a special educational  need or disability?

• Do you have an Education Health and Care Plan (EHCP)?

• Are you a parent, carer or practitioner with children or  young people who have   an EHCP or SEN support?

If the answer is YES, we’d love to hear your thoughts through the POET survey!  It takes just ten minutes to complete.

Click HERE to see the poster

and click HERE to visit the site


Essex Family  Forum

We are a group of parents and carers of children and young people with disabilities and additional needs aged 0-25 who are passionate about empowering parents and influencing the decisions that affect our families.  For more details, including membership (which is FREE), please click HERE for the flyer.


Would you like to have your say?...

Action for Children are inviting Essex children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities to take part in ‘Have your Say’ a survey where they can answer one, two or three questions about their experiences and leave a review via a ‘smiley face score’ from 1 to 4, or a written comment to tell us about a club or activity.   

Click HERE for the link to the survey.


Giving Machine

It’s so easy to generate free cash donations for us just by shopping online via TheGivingMachine

Please click HERE for the flyer

Please see attached flyer about the ENRICH Project with guest speaker Javed Moore

ENRICH_Project_Javed_Moore_1.pdf


Essex Child and Family Wellbeing Service Workshops

Please see the links below for information:

Parent Workshops 5-19yrs Chelmsford - February 20 until June 20


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