SENDing you the news

SENDing you the news

Have your say on our SEND and Educational Psychology Services

Have your say on our SEND and Educational Psychology Services

Cheshire East Council is currently consulting on proposals to restructure the SEND and Educational Psychology (EP) teams, following last year's local area inspection. The proposals are in response to the need to improve the timeliness, process and quality of Education Health and Care Plans and EP advice.

Introducing Fiona Nnanyere - SEND Consultant

Introducing Fiona Nnanyere - SEND Consultant

Fiona joined us at the end of January to support Ian Donegani, Head of Service for SEND with a specific focus on Education Health and Care Plan timeliness and quality.

SENCO Conference

SENCO Conference

The Cheshire East SENCO Conference 1 March 2019 was held at Cranage Hall near Holmes Chapel and open to all Cheshire East schools and colleges.

SEND Ignition Event

SEND Ignition Event

We held our very first 'SEND Ignition' workshop at Macclesfield Town Football Club recently, with seven young people and parents from Park Lane Special School aged between 13 – 16 years old.

Work continues to create additional school places across Cheshire East

Work continues to create additional school places across Cheshire East

Work continues to create additional 140 SEN school places across Cheshire East with the extension of Springfield School in Crewe well underway with an estimated completion date of April this year.

SEND Team and Educational Psychologist Service receive staffing boost

SEND Team and Educational Psychologist Service receive staffing boost

Cheshire East Council SEND Team and the Education Psychologist Service have recruited additional staff to focus on statutory assessments that are either overdue or likely to be overdue.

SEND Summer Partnership Picnic focuses on working together

SEND Summer Partnership Picnic focuses on working together

On 21 June we held our SEND Summer Partnership Picnic at Congleton Town Hall.

Meet Fiona – our SEND Participation Officer

Meet Fiona – our SEND Participation Officer

As a participation worker my days are varied depending on scheduled meetings with other professionals and agencies and planned activities and sessions with young people.

Opening up new perspectives of autism with Rebecca

Opening up new perspectives of autism with Rebecca

Autism affects everyone differently; no two people are the same. Everyone's journey is different and that is OK.

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