SEN POLICY RESEARCH FORUM seminar:
Changes in SEN / disability provision, pressures on ordinary schools and parental choice: a review of inclusive education and its prospects
30 January 2018: 1.30 for 2-5pm, St Albans centre, London
- Summary of recent trends research – rising special school placement, an academisation effect?: Dr Alison Black, University of Exeter, Graduate School of Education (has undertaken research on these placement trends)
- Pressures on ordinary schools: Lizzie Harris: Acting Head: Tollgate Primary School (Newham)
- Parental perspectives on choice and inclusion: Jayne Fitzgerald (Strategic Lead: Rotherham Parent Carer Forum) with Claire-Marie Whiting (Educational Psychologist)
- A Local authority perspective: Jenny Andrews: led inclusion developments in Manchester as Deputy Director of Child Services till 2014.
.There is a new Assessment policy paper ready to be downloaded.