André Imich, SEN and SEN and Disability Professional Adviser, DfE.



SEND Reforms: Lessons from the first few months of implementation and what next?
André Imich, SEN and SEN and Disability Professional Adviser, DfE.

An evaluation of where the DfE are at with implementation of the SEND reforms, highlighting some general good examples and the areas where schools might most effectively help each other.  Including what next?

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Since April 2010, André has been working for the DfE in the role of SEN and Disability Professional Adviser. He works on a range of policy developments and is currently engaged on the implementation of the Next Steps of the Green Paper.

André is an experienced teacher, educational psychologist and senior officer in local authorities. He was a Director in the National Strategies SEN Adviser team, providing support and challenge to local authorities in implementing the government’s strategy for special educational needs. He worked as an adviser to the Lamb Inquiry into parental confidence.

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