Welcome to nasen 

nasen (National Association for Special Educational Needs) is a charitable membership organisation that supports all education practitioners by providing relevant Continuing Professional Development (CPD), resources, advice, information and much more to enable staff to meet the needs of all pupils including pupils with learning differences.

 

  • Become a nasen member

    A membership will support teachers and educators to help meet and identify the needs of children and young people through a range of CPD, training, advice and resources 
  • Autism Professional Conference

    27 & 28 February 2020, Birmingham
  • nasen Live! 2020

    Our popular one-day SEND CPD conference and exhibition is back for another year and is a must attend for anyone working with or caring for children and young people.
  • ISEC 2020

    The UCL Centre for Inclusive Education and nasen will host the Inclusive and Supportive Education Conference (ISEC) on 3rd to 5th August 2020 at the UCL Institute of Education (IOE) in London.

  • Whole School SEND Review Trial

    Education Endowment Foundation (EEF) and nasen are recruiting 160 secondary schools for a trial of the Whole School SEND Review.

 

Join us

Join us

Our valuable nasen membership is suitable for schools and individuals alike. With three different levels including a free bronze membership we are certain our membership can help you identify and meet the needs of children and young people with SEND.

Whole School SEND

Whole School SEND

The Whole School SEND Consortium brings together schools, organisations and individuals who are committed to ensuring that every child and young person with SEND can achieve their potential at school.

Resources

Resources

With our dedicated in-house education team, we are proud to curate a range of useful resources, suitable for all phases of education. nasen members will have the ability to download and print our resources to use in their own setting.

 

Upcoming events & the latest news

Upcoming Events

SEND Reviewer training - Bury St Edmunds

Events - 15 Jan 2020

THIS FREE TRAINING IS OPEN ONLY TO SLEs, LLEs, NLEs AND EXPERIENCED SENCOs. One-day SEND Reviewer training takes attendees through ...

Training

Whole School SEND CPD - Keeping the individual at the heart of SEND provision in schools - Brighton

Events - 16 Jan 2020

Opportunity for delegates to engage in a range of workshops to develop practice for teaching a range of learners with ...

Training

Whole School SEND CPD Event - Building capacity by liberating the talent - Lincoln

Events - 16 Jan 2020

Featuring session led by Daniel Sobel and Achievement for All.

Training

2 day Youth Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training - Harrow Weald

Events - 21 Jan 2020

nasen will be hosting a 2 day training course on Youth Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) on the 21st and ...

Training

EY SEND Partnerships: A Whole Setting Approach to SEND - Hartlepool

Events - 24 Jan 2020

This FREE one-day course (worth £199) is aimed at SENCOs and managers in PVI settings who would like to develop ...

Training

 

Latest News

Tender Announcement

3 December 2019

UPDATE: Questions that have been submitted for the tender have now been answered. nasen (National Association for Special Educational Needs) is the leading membership charity organisation supporting all education practitioners who work with children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities.

Whole School SEND Review Trial

26 November 2019

Education Endowment Foundation (EEF) and National Association for Special Educational Needs (nasen) are recruiting 160 secondary schools for a trial of the Whole School SEND Review.

Mime, an organisation that delves into education data, has published an 'Inclusion Index'

18 November 2019

The index enables you to find out where your Local Authority ranks in their tables.

nasen launch FREE event for leaders & decision makers in local authorities

6 November 2019

Join nasen, School Improvement Liverpool and Dingley's Promise at a FREE event for leaders & decision makers in local authorities. Access a wealth of knowledge and training opportunities from three sector-leading providers at venues in Reading, London & Liverpool.