IDL Wins The Innovation Award for Technology at NASEN 2021
Published on 18/10/2021
IDL are delighted to be awarded The Innovation Award for Technology which recognises an organisation or education setting that effectively demonstrates how technology has been used to promote inclusion for children and young people with SEND.
Scooping the top accolade for the Innovation Award for Technology, IDL was recognised for increasing reading, spelling and mathematical ability in pupils with dyslexia, dyscalculia, and SEND. Since the 1980s IDL has proven to support thousands of children and young people with dyslexia, dyscalculia & many other areas of SEND. IDL provides innovative multi-sensory technology; IDL Literacy, IDL Numeracy & IDL Dyscalculia Screener, to schools in the UK and overseas.
Sarah Hyslop, International Interventions Team Manager at IDL
“We are absolutely thrilled to win the Innovation Award for Technology! The Award recognises our commitment as an organisation to developing technology that is used to promote inclusion for children and young people with SEND. After an incredibly difficult year for the sector, it was fantastic to celebrate lots of inspirational leaders and we look forward to helping to transform the lives of pupils for many years to come!”
Chief Executive of nasen, Annamarie Hassall MBE
“The team at IDLS should be extremely proud of their achievements. I am thrilled to be able to spotlight their hard work and inclusive best practice that is making a big difference to children and young people with SEND, particularly for individuals with dyslexia and dyscalculia. Their remarkable technology and approach to building confidence and tackling anxiety in subjects like maths and literacy is inspirational for the wider SEND and education sector.
IDL are proud to join 12 other award winners who were judged by a panel of leading professionals, who have a wealth of experience in education and SEND, and individuals with lived experience. IDL were thrilled to sponsor the Specialist Provision of the Year Award and delighted to present Bramfield House School in Haringey as the winners of the award.
For more information on the nasen Awards, and to find out more about the winners, visit: www.nasen.org.uk/awards