21 Jun

SSV and NSN Free Event »

SSV and NSN Free Event
Special Schools Voice and New Schools Network are hosting two events in London and Manchester to discuss the opportunities of opening a special free school and a speci

16 Jun

Interesting times in education! »

Interesting times in education!
Following a very interesting General Election, we now find ourselves in even more interesting times in education.

15 May

Raising the aspirations and employment prospects of young people with learning disabilities »

Raising the aspirations and employment prospects of young people with learning disabilities
The Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities (part of the Mental Health Foundation) have

20 Mar

High Needs Funding Consultation March 2017 »

Graham Quinn, Chair of SSV, was recently invited by Edward Timpson MP, Minister of State for Vulnerable Children and Families to attend the High Needs Funding Consultation.

13 Mar

Department for Education – Pupil Premium Awards 2017 »

Department for Education – Pupil Premium Awards 2017
On Wednesday 1st March, the Department for Education launched the 2017 Pupil Premium Awards.

24 Feb

Dual and Multiple Exceptionality »

Dual and Multiple Exceptionality
It is increasingly recognised that the early identification of SEND (special educational needs and disabilities) has an important role to play in ensuring th

10 Feb

Who wants to be a Headteacher? »

Who wants to be a Headteacher?
It would appear that there are many headship vacancies.

03 Feb

Funding – a crisis or a redistribution? »

Funding – a crisis or a redistribution?
The National Funding Formula has been spoken about for a long time.

03 Feb

Sharing good practice »

Sharing good practice
As a member of the Whole School SEND Consortium, nasen is working to enable schools to share their good practice in SEND, based around the London Leadership Strategy (L

02 Feb

Opportunity for partnership »

Opportunity for partnership
A local consultancy is looking to partner with a UK operator with expertise in special needs.