No place for the blame game;Letter

30th April 1999 at 01:00
IN YOUR report (TES, April 9) the National Association for Special Educational Needs' view on issues of inclusion were incorrectly headlined as "Schools blamed for bad behaviour".

We recognise this catches the reader's eye, but as an association, we do not operate in the Blame Game which is endemic in education. NASEN's draft policy on exclusion is to inform and encourage reflective practice. The actual content of the report item is correct Keith Bovair President National Association for Special Education Needs 45 Amber Business Village Amber Close Tamworth, Hampshire

Log-in as an existing print or digital subscriber

Forgotten your subscriber ID?


To access this content and the full TES archive, subscribe now.

View subscriber offers


Get TES online and delivered to your door – for less than the price of a coffee

Save 33% off the cover price with this great subscription offer. Every copy delivered to your door by first-class post, plus full access to TES online and the TES app for just £1.90 per week.
Subscribers also enjoy a range of fantastic offers and benefits worth over £270:

  • Discounts off TES Institute courses
  • Access over 200,000 articles in the TES online archive
  • Free Tastecard membership worth £79.99
  • Discounts with Zipcar,, Virgin Wines and other partners
Order your low-cost subscription today