R & D News

Opportunities for discovery!
Is there an issue or question you would like to explore in your teaching practice? TADSS would like to encourage you to undertake classroom based research at any level and share your findings. Click here to find out more.

29Jun 2017

An interesting mini project created by a TA from Mountjoy School, Emily Broad,  on taking the curriculum outdoors to the beach. Presentation can be downloaded here: Beach Schools

02Dec 2015

Yewstock School Forest School Pilot Project 2014-15   Yewstock School ran a pilot Forest School project during the academic year 2014-15. Following a period of informal research and training into the Forest School ethos, and having been persuaded that Forest Schools could have a beneficial impact in a wide range of areas, including self-esteem, communication […]

28Apr 2015

The NAS EarlyBird Programmes in Dorset Special Schools Report 2015 “I love my child again.” “I found it the most valuable thing I have done since diagnosis, and probably won’t get any other help of a much higher standard. Thank you so much.” Click here to read a fascinating slideshow presentation.

07Jan 2015

Two new research projects are underway, led by TADSS teaching staff, Nobby Cranny and Matt Mason. Outcomes will be published here in January 2016. iPads for Learning With hundreds of apps on the market and encouragement from all quarters to use new technology, how can we ensure best use of these powerful tools for learning? […]

27Jun 2013

                Opportunities for Discovery! Is there a question or issue you would like to explore in your classroom practice?  TADSS would like to support staff in carrying out research projects on a small or large scale. Click here to see how we can help Research & Development Committee. The […]