News

2017
76 Results

SEN data from the January 2017 census is released

NEWS - 27 Jul 2017

The DfE has published its annual summary of data on SEN Support and Education Health and Care Plans across England, based on the codings in the schools census from January 2017. The summary shows few changes from the previous year, suggesting a possible stability in the system.

Autism with Attitude

NEWS - 27 Jul 2017

Autism with Attitude street dance group, from Hillingdon Manor School, make history as the first SEN students to qualify for United Dance Organisations (UDO) World Championships.

Please contribute to a consultation on digital child health records

NEWS - 27 Jul 2017

The Royal College of Physicians has been commissioned by the NHS to find out parents', carers' and professionals' views about the content of a standard for a digital child health record.

SEN Support: a survey of schools and colleges

NEWS - 27 Jul 2017

A research report into SEN support has been published by the DfE, which looks into how students on SEN Support are currently supported, and how this practice can be shared, improved and developed.

2016
81 Results

Merry Christmas from everyone at nasen

NEWS - 13 Dec 2016

2016 has been a very busy year for everyone at nasen, with some big changes happening over the last 12 months, we take a look at what we have achieved in the year and provide a quick overview of what we have to look forward to in 2017.

'Early Years Funding' document published

NEWS - 07 Dec 2016

The document 'Early Years Funding: Changes to Funding for Three and Four Year Olds' was published this week by the DfE. It is a response to consultation, and includes information about new funding streams for children in Early Years with SEND

Ofsted's Annual Report includes information on SEND

NEWS - 05 Dec 2016

On 1st December, 'The Annual Report of Her Majesty's Chief Inspector of Education, Children's Services and Skills 2015-16' was published. It includes a chapter on SEND which illustrates some of the disparities across the system.

Free Neuro-diversity Train the Trainer Events

NEWS - 28 Nov 2016

There are still 13 DfE-funded, free Train the Trainer courses available, focusing on supporting children and young people with Specific Learning Difficulties