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I am delivering two seminars at the TES Special Needs show next month that will draw on research for the PACEY publication Caring for Children with SEND and articles about nurseries, childminders, playgroups and...

'Businesses feel very strongly that the education system must better prepare young people for life outside the school gates, or risk wasting their talents,' said John Cridland, CBI Director-General. He was speaking in July...

Last week George Osborne announced that all schools are to become academies by 2020 as part of a Budget designed to 'put the next generation first'.  Many doubt that the next generation have been...

Did you know Birmingham is the youngest city in Europe? According to the council website, nearly 40% of Birmingham's population is under 25. With 400 schools, plus15 universities, plus three university colleges within an...

Are you going to BETT? Many schools use BETT as a source of Continual Professional Learning but this year you might need to pick your day and plan your itinerary very carefully because quite...

We are delighted to announce that respected journalist and regular guest author at bee-it, Sal McKeown has won the prestigious CIPR award for Business Education Journalist of the Year. The Education Journalism Awards 2015 aim to celebrate...

Exams can be life changing, not just for those going to university. Think about the driving test. It can make it easier to travel to work or to transport less mobile members of the...

Sal McKeown is a writer and freelance journalist specialising in education. Sal has taught in schools and colleges, supporting students with the full range of learning needs from sensory disabilities to mental health issues and...
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Sal McKeown is a writer and freelance journalist specialising in education. Sal has taught in schools andcolleges, supporting students with the full range of learning needs from sensory disabilities to mental health issues and autism,...
Sal McKeown

Sal McKeown

Sal McKeown is a writer and freelance journalist specialising in education. Sal has taught in schools and colleges, supporting students with the full range of learning needs from sensory disabilities to mental health issues and autism, but is probably best known for her work on dyslexia. Here, Sal continues her monthly blog series for bee-it...

Last March I was just a few feet from Dara Ó Briain who was just as smart and funny as I had hoped. It was in the central arena at the Ed show – yes the Education Show - at the NEC in Birmingham. I will admit that it is an unlikely venue for one of the big names on TV but that's the thing about the show, it is suddenly getting pretty upmarket. It used to have an image problem as it did everything from pens to sink plugs to garden planters but it has definitely got its act together.