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Apprentices with learning needs more confident after tailored support

New research finds link between tailored support of learning needs and confidence.

Address neurodiversity and you tackle the challenge of apprentice retention

Chris Quickfall addresses the topic of neurodiversity and retention

Matt Hancock to introduce a bill for universal dyslexia screening of primary school children

A response to the new education bill.

Attracting, recruiting, and supporting employees with ADHD

Our CEO speaks to HR Magazine about supporting employees with ADHD.

How to support employees with dyslexia

Chris Quickfall talks to HR World about supporting employees with dyslexia in the workplace.

“I can only imagine how different my school life might have been”

Chris Quickfall offers 5 tips to help manage the cognitive difference in the workplace.

ADHD in girls – how misconceptions impede diagnoses

Louise Karwowski talks to Ucan2 about ADHD in girls for ADHD month.

Neurodiverse talent representation disappoints in 2021

Neurodiversity remains underrepresented in organisations.

The business benefits of attracting neurodiverse talent

This article tackles the subject of business benefits and neurodiverse talent.

Meet the Successful Founder: Chris Quickfall

Chris discusses his background and shares tips for entrepreneurial success.

How HR can better support neurodiverse employees

How can businesses better support neurodiverse staff?

How To Support A Child With Dyslexia

To mark Dyslexia Awareness Month, Louise Karwowski talked to Sheerluxe about the ways to support a child with dyslexia.

Enabling neurodiverse employees to upskill and fulfill their potential

Chris Quickfall talks about neurodiverse employees and their access to training.

Neurodiversity: how accessible is your recruitment process?

Louise Karwowski talks about neurodiversity in the recruitment process.

Supporting neurodiverse employees taking on additional training

Chris Quickfall discusses how to best support employees returning to training.

The Independent “Is it harder for girls with ADHD to be diagnosed?”

Claire Spreadbury asks the experts about attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

Unleash “How HR can support employees with hidden learning needs”

Celebrating and supporting diversity benefits all.

PT “Apprenticeship provider websites fail to cater for neurodiverse”

Apprenticeship websites missing accessibility statements.

SEN Magazine “Creating a Fairer Future for SEN Pupils”

Read Dr. Louise Karwowski discussing the future of education.

CEO Secrets “How to protect your mental health”

Watch the BBC segment with our CEO Chris Quickfall on navigating change.

How can apprenticeships become inclusive?

The Guardian discuss how we can improve inclusivity in apprenticeships.

Parenting: what to do if you think your child has a learning difficulty

Learning difficulties for children are far more common than you might think.

“Lack of support” for apprentices

A third of apprentices across the UK have learning difficulties or disabilities (LDD) – but only a fraction have been diagnosed.

How to build inclusivity into your online delivery

It’s time to consider the ways in which the best learning experience can be delivered.

Press releases

Personalised support programs increase learner confidence and motivation

A longitudinal study from our cognitive science team has revealed how personalised support can impact learners...

Chris Quickfall named Entrepreneur for Good at national awards

Chris Quickfall named winner for the North East region at the Great British Entrepreneur Awards.

Cognassist welcomes Mark Care to lead partnerships

Cognassist welcomes Mark Care to lead on partnerships and growth in the apprenticeship sector

The Neurodiversity Masterclass

Cognassist launches the Neurodiversity Masterclass

Cognassist launches a free Neurodiversity Masterclass, endorsed by the NCFE as continuing personal development.

Cognassist receives £1m investment to fund its rapid growth

Cognassist receives £1m investment to fund its rapid growth and increase support for learners across the country

The story comes full circle: Cognassist CEO, gives back to The Prince’s Trust

In December, Geordie entrepreneur, Chris Quickfall, donated £10,000 to The Prince’s Trust as part of The Big Give.

Awards

Winner-of-Global-EdTech Startups Awards UK Semi-final

Cognassist named winners of the UK’s best EdTech Startup

Cognassist named winners of the UK semi-finals of the Global EdTech Startup Awards.

Digital impact awards 2020 win Innovation in Education

We won the Digital Impact Awards for Innovations in Education!

UK's fastest growing companies SVC2UK

Cognassist named one of the UK’s fastest scale ups

Cognassist named one of the UK's fastest scale ups by tech group SVC2UK.