Tania is a SENDCo at a maintained nursery school in Newham. She is also an Evidence Lead in Education for the East London Research School. Tania recently completed her Masters in Special and Inclusive Education in which she focused on Autism and engaging minority ethnic parents. She is passionate about empowering minority ethnic groups to achieve the very best. Whilst teaching, Tania was also a Research Officer for the University of Oxford on a project related to Bangladeshi parents. She has written blogs, chapters and articles on matters related to the Early Years such as developing an inclusive curriculum, supporting children’s emotional well-being, metacognition in the Early Years and working with parents through Early Help. Tania has also delivered training and created visual and written content for a range of agencies including Ofsted, TeachFirst and The Key.