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Natspec Student Voice Parliament – May 2022
National Star College hosted May’s parliament, where students spoke about their experience of transitions, educating local communities and learner-led research.
Announcing the shortlist for the 2022 Natspec Awards
The shortlisted entries were chosen from over 50 applicants and showcase innovative practice in the specialist FE sector
Working in Partnership: a vision of the future of SEND in FE
Have a look at the interim report from the Natspec and AoC partnerships project, looking at how partnership working can create solutions.
Natspec Highlights April 2022
Sharing news and updates from across the specialist FE sector.
Natspec calls for capital funding for specialist FE colleges
Only 4% of specialist college buildings do not need repair, and the need for upgraded facilities is now acute.
What might the SEND and AP Paper mean for 16-25 year olds?
Ruth Perry, Senior Policy Manager at Natspec, assesses the information released this morning.
Natspec responds to the SEND and alternative provision Green Paper
The Green Paper was an opportunity to shine a light on the issues facing young people in further education and come up with some radical solutions, but it appears to have been missed.