Special Educational Needs And The Law
Please select from the articles below the ones which best suit your needs.
Statutory assessments and statements of SEN
SEN and Scottish law - ISEA examine Scotland's New Education Act including the move from SEN to ASN, the introduction of coordinated support plans (CSP), and mediation and appeals
The law, you and schools - Peter Woodruff's examines the common causes of complaints against schools- Fees, bullying, breach of contract, negligence, breaches of the race relations act, plus a note on class actions and university/HE disputes
SEN mediation - Locked in a dispute with the LA? Mediation, a free service to parents, may be the answer.
Organisations that offer free SEN advice
IPSEA - Independent Panel for Special Education Advice
If using a solicitor, make sure it's someone who specialises in education law.
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