About Sal McKeown

A former lecturer in further education, I was a member of the special needs team at Becta. I have been a full time freelance journalist since 2007 when I won a Journalist of the Year Award for responsible reporting of epilepsy.  I write features, columns, reviews, blog posts, lifestyle and parenting articles. I am a member of the Potential Plus group and have recently been writing about young people with high potential who also have dyslexia, autism and mental health conditions.Books include:

  • How to Help your Dyslexic and Dyspraxic Child Crimson White Ladder 2012 (foreword by Tom Pellereau, former winner of The Apprentice)
  • Brilliant Ideas for using ICT in the Inclusive Classroom with Angie McGlashon Routledge 2014
  • I also wrote the foreword for a DME Handbook for Parents/Carers written by Denise Yates in partnership with Potential Plus UK and The Potential Trust. This will be published by Jessica Kingsley in 2002

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