Helping teachers use the Graduated Approach to identify needs and remove barriers to learning
The Graduated Approach aims to ensure children and young people with SEND are fully able to access the curriculum, participate in lessons and achieve well.
Kate Browning helps teachers understand how to use this approach to identify needs, remove barriers to learning and then put effective special educational provision in place.
3 takeaways from Kate’s training session
– Leave with a broken-down version of the Graduated Approach to share with staff –
– Know how key leaders in the school, including the SENCO and Subject Leaders/HoD, can engage in pedagogical conversations with teachers to help identify barriers to learning and implement effective SEN Support –
– Reflect on your school’s strengths and areas for development in implementing the Graduated Approach –
This session is aimed at SENCOs, School Leaders, Class/Subject teachers and Governors working with children with SEND.
Watch a snippet of Kate’s presentation…
Kate received great feedback from SENDCOs who watched her LIVE broadcast
This session was originally presented live at one of our online Virtual SEND Conferences.
Really clearly broken down and useable for me as a SENDCo.”
Keely Nugent, SENCo – Icknield Primary School
“Great content and ideas to move forward on.”
Pauline Clayton, SENCO – St Edmund’s and St Thomas’ Catholic Primary School
About the Creator
Kate Browning / School Improvement for SEND Specialist Consultant
Kate Browning is a School Improvement for SEND Specialist Consultant. She is a well-regarded lead professional both locally and nationally in school improvement for children and young people with SEND.
Kate has over 20 years of experience as a teacher, SENCO and Local Authority School Improvement Officer for SEN. She was also interim Education Development Officer for nasen, where she supported the delivery of nationwide training on the SEND Code of Practice with the Department for Education. She now works with Teaching School Alliances, MATs, local authorities and individual schools to improve outcomes for children and young people with SEND across the primary and secondary phase. Kate also teaches the National Award for SEN Coordination and is an associate lecturer on SEND for Warwick, Northampton and Derby Universities. Kate has delivered keynote speeches and seminars at many conferences and events such as The Education Show, nasen Live and TES SEN.
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