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Council for Disabled Children Hot Topic – Teacher Training for SEND

Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP) feedback – February 2018

Bercow – Ten Years on…

In response to concerns about the support for children with speech, language and communication needs (SLCN) and major changes in the education and health systems, I CAN, the children’s communication charity, and the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT) have undertaken an independent review of provision for children with SLCN in England. Since

SEND Improvement Programme Newsletter – March 2018

Sensory event – 29th March 2018

SEND Strategic Review 2017-18

Review of Provision for Special Educational Needs & Disabilities (SEND)  In accordance with Devon’s SEND Strategy and implementation plan, Devon County Council carries out an annual review of education provision for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities. In November 2017, Devon County Council invited young people, parents and providers to complete surveys as part

DIAS SEND Parent Information Events – spring term 2018

We are running a series of parent information events across Devon during the 2018 spring term. The events are information sessions for parents and carers, where you can find out more about how Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) support works in Devon. Our aim is to help you to understand the system in Devon. You

Portage Consultation

Have you used the portage service? Portage is one of a number of services for children with complex needs. The current service provider, Virgin Care, has a contract to deliver the service, which ceases on 31st March 2019. When we asked about Portage in summer 2017, you wanted us to ensure Portage services can link

SEND Improvement Programme Newsletter – December 2017

Speech, Language and Communication Needs – joint commissioning