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Dr Adam Boddison

Dr Adam Boddison

Chair of Whole School SEND Consortium and Chief Executive,
NASEN

Dr Adam Boddison is the Chief Executive for nasen (National Association for Special Educational Needs) with responsibility for strategic direction and operational delivery across the full breadth of nasen’s activity. He is also the Chair of the Whole School SEND consortium, which is leading on the delivery of the government’s SEND Schools’ Workforce contract.  Adam is a National Leader of Governance, Chair and Vice-Chair of two Local Authority primary schools and a Trustee at two Multi-Academy Trusts, which span primary, secondary and specialist settings.  Adam is a Trustee of the Potential Trust, a member of the National SEND Forum and a Fellow of the RSA.  Prior to this, Adam held a number of senior education roles including Director of the Centre for Professional Education at the University of Warwick and Academic Principal for IGGY (a global educational social network for gifted teenagers).  He has published a range of mathematics books and is a qualified clinical hypnotherapist.

  • A brief update on status of SEND at a national level
  • Sharing the suite of Whole School SEND review guides and schools are using them for the effective self-evaluation of SEND provision
  • Exploring the challenges and opportunities of SENCOs in the school workforce
  • Assessing the role of inclusion in Ofsted’s Education Inspection Framework