Welcome to Spectrum Patronum!

Spectrum Patronum is an inclusive advocacy page, set up and run by a Neurodivergent teacher.

What started as an Instagram page in April 2017, has slowly grown into a safe place where I can share my personal Neurodivergent journey, as well as my knowledge and resources to support children and young people with additional needs.

Check out my (inconsistent) blog

Below are links to my most recent blog posts. As you may or may not know, I am dyslexic. I have always wanted to write more, with hopes that it will support me in improving my writing skills. I would love your feedback on my blogs – please feel free to leave comments on my blog posts and let me know what you think!

  • Tips and activities for parents with children at home during Covid-19.
    The world is a scary place at the moment, things are constantly changing, and I know that I am personally worried about many different things. However, as a teacher you cannot help but worry about other people’s children and families through this difficult time. So, I thought I would try to be helpful in providing … Read more
  • Work in progress…
    Finally, after six long months of starting my website (in the Summer of 2019), I am beginning to get my head around the ins and outs of editing a website! It’s taken me a while and it has been a big learning curve for me. But with the help and support of some blogger friends, … Read more
  • Welcome to Spectrum Patronum
    Hi, I’m Sammie! Welcome to my website – Spectrum Patronum. I am a special needs teacher who works with children and young people in the holidays and at weekends. I love what I do and I have had a focus of advocating and spreading awareness and acceptance for children with special educational needs since I … Read more