Pandemic Experiences – Hassanain, Rashaan and Shakur

We asked three of our oral history group at Mayfield to tell us how they’ve been doing over this difficult time. How has the…

Life at a Special School

Recently, I watched a documentary on BBC 2 called A Special School, which followed a special school in Penarth, just outside Cardiff. It was…

Our Achievements in 2020

Although 2020 has been a very difficult year, we have had lots of highlights on the project. As we have been putting together the…

Pandemic experiences – Josh and Aoislin

We asked two of our oral history group at Victoria to tell us how they’ve been doing over this difficult time. How has the…

Now we can all imagine life without school

In September, the project restarted and will now run until June next year. Lots of things will be different from how we planned them,…

Project coordinator Joe Peacock

Back to work

Earlier this year we had to take a very difficult decision to pause this project. Nobody expected a year ago that a pandemic would…

The Mayfield History Champions

We are a group of students at Mayfield School working with CASBA, looking at the history of our school. To help us with our…

Josh writes about his experiences on the project

My name is Josh Andrew Welford. I am aged 16 and I have been at Victoria School since May 2006. I have been on…

Jennifer’s reflections

Reflecting on the last 4 months of being involved with the Education is Special project, it seems to have flown by and I am…