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The Use of an Open-ended '8 Field Focus' in the LLS SEND Review: Some Notes

14th Feb 2017
“We believe that the knowledge for school improvement is owned by schools, exists within schools and should be shared between schools. In short it is not about the best leading the rest, but about co-construction and collaboration. London Leadership Strategy develops school leadership through careful brokering of relationships and bespoke support – matching the right schools and leaders together in programmes that are carefully focused around hard outcomes for pupils.”

Building a Community in SEND

31st Jan 2017
On the 10th of January Minister of State for Vulnerable Children and Families, Edward Timpson MP, announced £60,000,000 in new funding for special educational needs and disabilities (SEND). The funding, coming into play from April 2017 onwards, aims to ensure that “all children, no matter the obstacles they face, should have the same opportunities for success as any other”.

The Summit

12th Jan 2017
The first Whole School SEND Summit took place on the 23rd February 2017 at The Crystal, London, hosted by London Leadership Strategy. For a compilation of blogs about the event click here.