As most children start back at school this September, many for the first time at their selected school, most local authorities will be focused on a job well done in placing the children within their area in the most appropriate education setting.
Some people believe that today we are more aware of these conditions as a society than ever before. We are more aware of the scale and the effects of these conditions and perhaps we are even more open to the idea of embracing our differences in understanding this world and its order.
Social pedagogy is becoming a much talked about concept for those working with children and young people. This way of working suffers from having a rather cumbersome title but it is really worth getting to know what it means as we believe it is an extraordinarily powerful and effective way of working with young people and their communities.