Award Categories

School and organisational categories:

The Innovation Award for Technology

Who is the award for?
Any organisation or educational setting that can effectively demonstrate how technology has been used to promote inclusion for children and young people with SEND.

Shortlisted: SpeechLink Multimedia Ltd - Junior Language Link & Scanning Pens

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The David Ryan Publication Award 2019

Who is the award for?
Any organisation or educational setting that has used an innovative publication (including e-books) which has had a positive impact on children/young people with SEND.


Shortlist to be announced during awards evening

Sponsored by  Trelor logo

 

The nasen Awards for Early Years provision (can include all through schools)

 

Any Early Years provision that has effectively promoted inclusion throughout the school by providing outstanding provision/practice that is above what’s expected/average can be nominated for this award.

Shortlisted:  The Lloyd Park Children's Charity, Abbey School & Randolph Bereseford Nursery & Early Years Centre

 

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The nasen Awards for Primary provision (can include all through schools)

Any Primary provision that has effectively promoted inclusion throughout the school by providing outstanding provision/practice that is above what’s expected/average can be nominated for this award.

Shortlist to be announced during awards evening

 

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The nasen Awards for Secondary provision (can include all through schools)

Any Secondary provision that has effectively promoted inclusion throughout the school by providing outstanding provision/practice that is above what’s expected/average can be nominated for this award.

Shortlisted: Landgate School & Sarah Bonnell School

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The nasen Awards for Post 16-25 provision

Any Post 16-25 provision that has effectively promoted inclusion throughout the school by providing outstanding provision/practice that is above what’s expected/average can be nominated for this award.

Shortlisted: Ruskin Mill Trust, Cardiff Vale College & Derwen College

 

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Provision of the Year Award

 

Any education setting that has effectively promoted inclusion throughout the setting by providing outstanding provision/practice that is above what’s expected/average can be nominated for this award.

Shortlisted:

Leamington LAMP

Chichester College

SeeAbility (in partnership with Perseid School, Village School, Moorcroft School, Grangewood School, Willow Dene School, Charlton Park Academy and RNIB Sunshine House)

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The nasen Award for Co-production with Children and Young People and their Families

This award is for any educational setting that effectively promotes inclusive engagement with parents/carers and families and how this practice has a positive impact on the outcomes of children/young people and their families.

Shortlisted: Oakfield High School and College, Rotherham Charter and Genuine Partnerships VOICES & Ladywood School

Sponsored by Seashell Trust

 

Individual Categories

Young person/Youth (up to 25 years) Achievement Award

For this prestigious award, we are looking for young individuals that have achieved against the odds and made a positive difference to the lives of other children/young people with SEND. To nominate, please provide supporting documents detailing the achievements of the young person and how their work/approach has had or is having a positive impact on other children/young people.

Shortlisted: Siena Castellon, Jemima Browning, Jeevan Chagger & Caitlin Wilson

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nasen Teacher of the Year Award

We are looking for inspiring teachers that have had a positive impact on children/young people with SEND through outstanding practice. To nominate for this award, please provide supporting evidence to show how the teacher has worked in partnership with children/young people, how their practice demonstrates inclusivity and what aspects of their provision/practice goes above and beyond what is expected.

Shortlisted:  Liz Wilcox, Fatimeh Hussain and teaching duo Mr Roberts & Mrs Ingoe

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SEND Leader of the Year Award (including senior leaders and governors from any school or setting)

We are looking for SEND leaders that can demonstrate how their strategic delivery demonstrates inclusivity, for example how do they lead others and how do they realise an inclusive vision?

Shortlisted: Sally McFarlane, Thomas Keaney & Nuzhat Lilani

Sponsored by  IDLS

 

Learning Support Staff of the Year Award

This award is for anyone in a learning support role that has demonstrated excellent practice which has improved outcomes for children/young people with SEND. To nominate for this award please provide evidence on how their practice demonstrates inclusivity (example, how are they establishing and maintaining productive relationships with children), how their provision goes above and beyond what is expected and how their work is having a positive impact on children/young people with SEND.

Shortlisted:  Jeevan Chagger & Loz Larkin

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SEND-Awards-Small.jpg The National Special Educational Needs and Disability Awards

There is still time to enter the National Special Educational Needs and Disability Awards. 

Early years settings, schools, colleges, training providers and post-16 provisions are invited to apply for the National Special Educational Needs and Disability Awards. The categories are:
1. Most Inclusive Practice across a School
2. Partnership with Parents
3. Most Innovative Special Needs Intervention
4. Best use of External Special Needs Professional
5. Excellence in Special Schools and Alternative Provision
6. Inclusion in Early Years
7. Inclusion in Further and Higher Education (up to 24 years)
8. Support into Employment (up to 24 years)
9. Outstanding Individual Contribution to SEND
 
Go to www.sendawards.com for more information.
 
Closing date: 30th April 2019