Speaker profile

Russell Ewens

Funding Policy Unit
Department for Education (Confirmed)

Russell works in the funding policy unit at the Department for Education and advises on all aspects of high needs funding policy, including the national funding formula that calculates local authority allocations and the ways in which maintained schools and academies are funded for pupils and students with more complex special educational needs. Alternative provision is also funded from local authorities’ high needs allocations.

Agenda sessions

DAY 1 -

  • FUNDING AND INCOME GENERATION

    • 9:50 am
      The High Needs Funding Formula – What You Need to Know