Computer apps can be greatly beneficial to children with autism. Lelia Ingram, head of learning at Hopster says children with autism can be highly motivated, attentive and engaged when using technology, making it well worth the time to source quality,
Leeds City Council provides better travel experience for SEN children (and takes the sting out of rising entitlement and falling budgets) by using QRoutes
A recent review by Leeds City Council found that by using QRoutes to plan SEN home-to-school transport, the number of children who were in-vehicle for more than 75 minutes fell from 19% (July 2017) to 16% (September 2018). QRoutes also helped the team reduce the daily number of vehicles being used to deliver services from an average of 200 per day to 175 per day, helping the authority keep costs down.