Our next meeting will happen on 1st July 2022, via MS Teams, starting at 10am.


Discussions are starting with the SE19 SEND Network about a joint session, with a focus on inclusion and the SEND Review. More details will follow.

Please see the latest forward plan for 2022 for information about future meeting themes.


Education Network meeting dates for 2022:

1st July 2022 - 10am to midday

14th Oct 2022 - 10am to midday

The SESLIP AD Education Network links closely with the SE19 SEND Network. You can view the latest news and updates from the SE19 SEND Network here .

Local Covid-19 Response Documents 

Local communication with schools about covid-19










Updates and meeting documents

Our latest Education Updates:

AD Education Update 20-5-22

AD Education Update 13-5-22

AD Education Update 6-5-22

AD Education Update 29-4-22



AD Education Network Meeting documents:

18th March 2022

Notes from the meeting

4th February 2022

Notes from the meeting

12th November 2021

notes from the meeting

17th September 2021

Notes from the meeting

18th June 2021

Notes from the meeting.

Summary of the In-year Fair Access project and recommendations.



    Education Network Sub-groups

    Children Missing Education Group

    Next meeting:

    23rd June 2022 starting at 2pm (via MS Teams)

    Agreed notes from the CME Group meeting 9th March 2022

    Agreed notes from the CME Group meeting 19th January 2022

    Agreed notes from the CME Group meeting 4th November 2021


    Terms of reference for the CME group

    Groups of member LAs have been been supported to share practice and development recommendations for local and national improvement.

    The In-year Fair Access group highlights good practice local arrangements and makes recommendations with a view towards the Government updating the Schools Admissions Code: here.

    An overview of LA guidance and advice for schools about Flexi-schooling has been produced with recommendations for SESLIP LAs: report.


    We recently circulated this letter from the DfE about elective home education (EHE) which sets out expectations of the role of local authorities (LAs).


    Education Data sub-group

    Next meeting:

    Thursday 10th March 2022 from 10am


    Notes from the meeting on 4th March 2021

    Notes from November 2020 meeting

    Contact Details

    Education Network: Chris Owen
    07825 862330