£45 million package of support for SEND announced by government
The funding package includes money to support LAs with their implementation of the SEND reforms, to establish local supported internship forums and to support Parent Carer Forums.
- £29 million to support councils and their local partners to continue with the implementation of the SEND reforms based on the Children and Families Act of 2014
- £9.7 million to establish local supported internship forums, which will create work placements for young people with SEND; this funding could be used to train job coaches to support young people with learning difficulties
- £4.6 million for Parent Carer Forums
23 May 2018 Gold Member Only
This webinar explores acquired brain injury and some practical suggestions for using effective practice to meet the needs of a child.
Information - 22 May 2018
Find out how one nursery setting has used our free online resources to help staff support children with special educational needs and disabilities.
Checklist - 01 May 2018 Silver AND Gold Member Only
This editable checklist will help practitioners in the Early Years to see what records they need to collect for a child about whom they have emerging concerns. There is text explaining what is needed and a one-page checklist to put in a child's file to support effective record keeping.