Preparing to Progress – Transition Support for SEND

SEND Learner Transitions Conference Annual Conference 2019

Preparing to Progress – Transition Support for SEND

52 delegates attended the Conference event on Friday 29th March at Kingston University, Kingston Hill from 10-4:00pm.

Participants comprised of school and college learners, parents and carers and staff members from schools, colleges and universities interested in supporting the transition from school/college to university.

Aim: The aim of the conference was to help increase the confidence of learners with a range of needs in preparing for University. It provided the opportunity for delegates to listen to presenters and take part in sessions such as:

  • Maximising success and reaching your potential
  • Identifying what other learners with disabilities have experienced on their journey in University
  • Applying for Disability Support Allowance
  • Assistive technology and what it can do for you
  • Learning what the difference is between a specialist study skills tutor and mentor

Click here to download the programme from the day.

If you’re interested in learning more about our targeted programmes for learners, click here to take a look at our website pages or get in touch with Hazel McNeill by email.

Please click below for the Conference slides and resources:

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