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Includes information about provision of educational facilities for children with specific needs. Includes children with physical or sensory impairments, learning difficulties, emotional or behavioural difficulties or issues with speech or language. Includes assessments, statements and your right of appeal.



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Special educational needs

Information about the provision of educational facilities for children with specific needs. Includes children with physical or sensory impairments, learning disabilities, emotional or behavioural difficulties, or issues with speech or language. Includes details of assessments, statements and your right of appeal.

10 Special educational needs - a guide for parents and carers (PDF)

The guide sets out what special educational needs are, explains procedures and what local education authorities can do to help. It also informs parents of their rights.
Provided by Department for Education and Skills- DfES
8 Special educational needs

A guide to special educational needs statements for parents of disabled children. Covers how to get the most out of the provisions, how to understand the proposed statement, the appeal process, your child's right to be included in mainstream schooling and not to be treated less favourably than a child without disabilities.
Provided by Contact a family - for families with disabled children
3 Special educational needs

Information on special educational needs including assessment and statements, choosing a school, complaints and appeals.
Provided by Adviceguide from Citizens Advice
5 What parents can do about common difficulties

Advice on how to deal with common problems. Includes how to get an assessment or an early review and what to do if your child isn't getting their special educational provision.
Provided by Independent Panel for Special Educational Advice (IPSEA)
9 Special educational needs

Explains the definition of 'special educational needs', what you should do if you think your child may have such needs, and how to complain if you do not agree with the LEA's assessment. Also explains the policy on setting homework for children with special educational needs.
Provided by Department for Education and Skills- DfES
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Most parents are happy with their child’s education. But when things go wrong, parents often feel that their child's happiness, wellbeing and life chances are at stake. This ...
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