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Resources: Special

The resources below have been developed by New Schools Network to support groups applying to open special free schools. These resources can be filtered by category using the function on the right. It is important that these resources are used in conjunction with the Department for Education's criteria for assessment.

How to prepare for your DfE interview

After submitting a written proposal, free school applicants may be invited to interview as part of the assessment process.    This resource provides some general guidance about what you should expect and what you can do to prepare. It is important to note that  each interview will be tailored to your proposal, and you should be prepared to answer questions on all aspects of your application.




Completing section D2 (special)

NSN has produced discrete guidance on completing section D2 for special school applicants. This resource will give you top tips to consider when completing the section about your targets and monitoring and evaluation.