Guides for teachers

These guides are designed to provide advice for teachers with pupils who have been diagnosed with cancer.

Pupils with cancer

A diagnosis of cancer is devastating for any child or young person and their family. The usual routines of school and family life are turned upside down and the future can seem impossible to contemplate. Download the PDF below for more information.

Returning to school

Teaching a pupil after treatment for a brain tumour may seem daunting and requires both skill and understanding. The pupil’s successful reintegration into the classroom is crucial for their self-esteem and their wellbeing. Download the PDF below for more information.