The SENCO (Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator) is the teacher in school who makes sure that children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) get all the help they need. In some schools the SENCO is also the Designated Teacher.
Extra SupportTeacher or Tutor
If you have fallen behind in a subject or you are finding some parts of going to school difficult your school can arrange extra support for you:
A teacher or tutor who works with just you (sometimes called one to one tuition);
A teacher or classroom assistant might work with you and other children in a group;
You might be invited to join in a particular activity or
Someone could come and help you with your work in class