Support and Aspiration: A new approach to special educational needs and disability - Progress and next steps

R19 School of Education, Vaughan Jeffrey’s Lecture Theatre
Research, Social Sciences, Students
Thursday 28th June 2012 (14:15-16:15)
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To reserve a place please contact:

Christopher Robertson
Tel: +44 (0) 121 414 4832
Karen Turner-Brown
Tel: +44 (0) 121 41 44834 

This seminar focuses on new SEN and disability education policy in England and the implications of proposed changes for schools, services and professionals.

Key speakers will share their responses to key proposals in the ‘progress and next steps’ in the first part of the seminar. You will then have the opportunity to respond to their commentaries and to share your views in a ‘Question Time’ panel discussion.

Christopher Robertson, Lecturer in Inclusive and Special Education

Professor Klaus Wedell Emeritus Professor of Educational Psychology and Special Educational Needs, Institute of Education, University of London
Alison Weaver SEN Adviser and Manager, Inclusive Education Service, Nottingham City Council
Professor Brahm Norwich Professor of Educational Psychology and Special Educational Needs, University of Exeter

2.15pm – 3.13pm Seminar presentation
3.15pm – 4.15pm Questions and discussion

Light refreshments will be available from 1.30pm 

Cost: Free of Charge