This course will provide colleagues with knowledge and understanding of what being looked after means for a child or young person, and how it impacts on their education. It will outline key reasons why children go into care and how daily life is affected. It will also provide information on the needs of children who were previously looked-after but are now adopted, on a special guardianship order or a child arrangements order.
The course will briefly outline attachment theory and help delegates to recognise behaviours associated with attachment. Importantly the course will give delegates Some key strategies for managing behaviour of children affected by this and ways which help them to learn.