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Lost in the middle

NEWS - 22 Sep 2017

How the term 'average' can obscure student problems and potential. Too many children are routinely identified as ‘average’ and their abilities and problems are overlooked as a consequence, says a new study published today (22 September 2017).

nasen NI Conference 2017

NEWS - 22 Sep 2017

Annual Northern Ireland conference is set to take place at Stranmillis University College on the 21st October 2017. Theme for the conference is Finding their voice: Promoting Mental Health in Children and Young people. Keynote speaker is Carrie Grant

The national funding formula for schools and high needs: a summary

NEWS - 20 Sep 2017

The policy document setting out the government's new national funding formula for schools and high needs has been released. We provide a summary here.

Summary of the government's consultation response to the primary assessment consultation

NEWS - 19 Sep 2017

We have reviewed the response paper and picked out the elements that are most relevant to your work with children with SEND.