tagline.jpg

Education Forum - December 2016 meeting

Year: 2017
Topic: Education
Author: Linda O'Neill

We had a stimulating and valuable December Education Forum meeting. The main topics on the agenda were:

  • Linda O’Neill gave Forum members an update on Included, Engaged and Involved 2. The finished document will be sent to schools in early 2017 and a series of implementation workshops will take place around the country to publicise the document and support local authorities with implementation. 
  • Linda Davidson, Permanence Consultant at CELCIS, gave a presentation on routes to permanence
  • Ben Farrugia led a discussion on sharing information in the education context in support of pupils who are looked after
  • Graham Connelly outlined plans for CELCIS to conduct a survey of ‘designated managers’ (key staff in schools with responsibility for looked after children)

Topics for future Forum meetings

The Forum suggested:

  • Children on the edges of care and those previously looked after
  • Support for Additional Support Needs assistants and the impact of neglect

Next Forum meeting 

The next Forum meeting will be our first CELCIS Education Conference on Tuesday 21 February 2017.

This site uses cookies. Some of the cookies we use are essential for parts of the site to operate and have already been set. You may delete and block all cookies from this site, but parts of the site will not work.