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Qualitative Study Examining Attendance for Secondary School Pupils With Long-Term Physical Health Conditions

On May 14, 2024Source: Continuity in EducationBy Vicky Hopwood

For some children and young people (CYP) with long-term physical health conditions (LTPHCs) attending school can be difficult. There is a lack of evidence documenting their school attendance experiencRead more

Psychological and Pedagogical Support for Parents of Children with Special Educational Needs

On April 15, 2024Source: Continuity in EducationBy Zauresh Issabayeva

This study primarily aimed to develop a program that aids parents of children with Special Educational Needs (SEN), placing emphasis on the challenges encountered in communication and understanding. TRead more

The Professional Development Needs of Hospital Teachers in Ireland: An Exploratory Case Study

On April 14, 2024Source: Continuity in EducationBy Fergal McNamara

In Ireland, hospital schools comprise a very small component of the overall primary and post-primary education system. Indeed, there are only seven hospital schools employing a total of 21 teachers naRead more

An Exploratory Study of Educators’ Perspectives Towards Hospital School Program Support for Children with Special Health Care Needs After Hospitalization

On March 15, 2024Source: Continuity in EducationBy Heather E. Ormiston

More than 14 million children in the United States are identified as children with special healthcare needs (CSHCN). Rates of hospitalization for CSHCN with chronic conditions as well as re-admissionsRead more

Knowledge Helps: Handling Rare Diseases in Regular Schools

On February 15, 2024Source: Continuity in EducationBy Nicola Sommer

Thanks to medical successes and new treatment options, children and adolescents with rare diseases can now attend school more often playing an important role in their recovery as well as improving theRead more