Experiences of Education, Health and Care plans
A research report based on a survey of parents and young people's experiences of Education, Health and Care plans has been released.
The Department for Education commissioned a survey of parents and young people with an EHC plan in order to build a representative national picture of how parents and young people in England were experiencing the EHC needs assessment and planning process and the resultant EHC plans.
Almost three quarters of the respondents agreed that the EHC plan led to the child or young person getting the help and support that they need. The full report can be found here.
Tips - 17 Oct 2017 Paid Member Only
Pupil passports are an important tool within wider person-centred working and lots of schools and settings use them. Have a look at these suggestions for how you can ensure that you are using them effectively, or to help you to start using them, so that they can contribute to improved outcomes for children and young people with SEND.
Guidance - 06 Oct 2017 Paid Member Only
In this podcast, Michael Surr, Education Development Officer at nasen, talks with Hedi Elsmore about how her school used an evidence based approach to improve provision for their learners with SEN.
Guidance - 06 Oct 2017
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