Dudley-SEND Improvement Board

The SEND Improvement Board

The SEND Improvement Board is currently developing the,'Dudley All Area SEND Improvement Plan' 2017-19.
Once the Plan has been finalised it will be published on the Local Offer.


The Purpose of the SEND Improvement Board


Translate national and local agendas to inform the strategic direction of services for children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities aged 0 -25, and their families


Membership


DMBC People Directorate
Primary, secondary and special schools 
Colleges
Black Country Partnership Foundation Trust
Clinical Commissioning Group
Parent Carers Forum

Vision for children and young people with SEND
'Dudley is an inclusive borough where children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities thrive, are empowered to realise their aspirations and achieve their full potential through quality support and provision where everyone aims for excellence'

Core Values


The Core Values that underpin our approach to educational and social inclusion are: 

  • Valuing all children and young people as unique
  • Valuing and celebrating diversity and equality
  • Valuing the voice and participation of children and young people
  • Safeguarding all children and young people
  • Raising aspirations and achievement
  • Building strong local learning and accessible communities
  • Promoting independence