| Parminder Kambo, Redbridge Michelle Thornton, Little Heath
Focus themes 2014-2015
9th July 2015
Information on effective interventions-‘What Works and the SEND Reforms’ from the Communication Trust
Inclusion Network Conference 2014
The conference highlighted the latest information about the new SEND reforms, with updates by Jane Friswell from NASEN and Rita Wiseman from The National Children’s Bureau. It also provided an opportunity to share local and regional good practice in relation to Person-Centred Planning. The picture shows staff and students from Charlton Park Academy in Greenwich presenting information about their Person-Centred approaches.
Jane Friswell CEO Nasen also came back to Redbridge to speak at the Social Communication Conference on 27th November 2014.
Click here to view her Powerpoint.
Everybody Included: The SEND Code of Practice Explained
Nasen have produced guidance to help you understand the new 0-25 Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Code of Practice. It provides practical day to day guidance on the contents of the Code. We think this is a very clear and user-friendly guide.
KEY GUIDANCE ON:
- THE GRADUATED APPROACH
- THE LEGAL FRAMEWORK
- THE LOCAL OFFER
- PERSONAL SEN BUDGETS
Nasen are running a series of implementation events across the country through June and July – see further details at www.nasen.org.uk
nasen Live 2014
We attended nasen Live 2014 in Bolton’s Reebok Stadium on the 21st and 22nd June. A packed 2 days of workshops and information. Edward Timpson, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Children and Families, was in attendance to launch the SEND Gateway, an online portal offering education professionals free, easy access to high quality information, resources and training for meeting the needs of children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).