News

2017
21 Results

The Communication Trust report into the workforce's understanding of Speech, Language and Communication

News - 13 Feb 2017

Last year The Communication Trust conducted a national survey of the children and young people's workforce, asking about their experiences of professional development in speech, language and communication. The report has now been published.

The Lenehan Review seeks your views on residential special education

News - 08 Feb 2017

Edward Timpson has asked Dame Christine Lenehan to conduct an independent review into the outcomes and experiences of children and young people attending residential special schools and colleges.

Additional Learning Needs: A one day Welsh national conference

News - 07 Feb 2017

A one day Welsh national conference will be held on Tuesday 14th March 2017 at Marriott Hotel, Cardiff offering delegates the opportunity to learn about how the statutory reform promotes more inclusive practice in schools and much more!

A response to the SEND reforms from the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists

News - 07 Feb 2017

The RCSLT has published its response to the SEND reforms, following a survey of its members. It presents a mixed picture, and includes several recommendations to improve practice and outcomes in this area.

2016
73 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