July 24, 2020

22nd May 2020

Catch Up Meeting with Head of SEN: On Teams

Kashif Nazaw

Time: 8.30-9.30am

  • Discussed EHCP and Annual Reviews time schedule to remain unchanged during the lockdown if possible.

  • 16% of lessons in BFC occurring online during the lockdown compared to 3%...

April 8, 2020

Thursday 5th March 2020

SEN Improvement Meeting

Location: Bracknell/Wokingham College

Time: 10.30-12pm

Each department present at the meeting discussed fully how the meeting could be structured in the future.  We had representatives from Primary and secondary school, CCG,...

January 30, 2019

17th October: Senco Hub: Postponed

18th October: CCG Catch up: Not attended

Introduction of Bracknell PCF to Early Years Parents

Sandra Beadon and Lenka Garcia attended. The Children’s Centre, Great Hollands, Bracknell.

We introduced the forum to parents attending an Autis...

October 14, 2018

Key points from the meeting:

  • Transport team sought advice from Muslim Council of Great Britain and sent link to those guidelines to operators.

  • Daisy chain messaging is too complex. 150 routes a day.

  • Contact taxi through taxi base.

  • Transport team to li...

October 14, 2018

Key points from the meeting:

  • 34% ASD in Bracknell Forest Council (BFC)

  • 685 EHCP’s BFC raising to 900.  Pre-school, Primary, Secondary, Post 16 and ASD diagnosis should be included.

  • Mental Health Policy in BFC needs updating

  • Parents/Carers can get invo...

September 4, 2018

We have received the Executive Summary of the East Berkshire Multi-Agency Audit EHCP Thematic Report. This is a high-level summary of the key strengths and areas of development of a sample selection of EHCP’s from Bracknell, Slough and Windows and Maidenhead LA’s that...

July 2, 2018

The core areas discussed in the meeting were as follows:

More training needed for primary schools in SEN.  SENCO’s to support mental health training.

Specialist Training: Schools and Local Authority census need to be the same. In order that the LA can plan future SEN nee...

July 2, 2018

Discussed the forums differing methods of distributing information to our forum members.  Giving each other useful suggestions on how to increase membership and improve existing members involvement in decision making processes in our local authorities.