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SEND Code of Practice: a summary

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Last updated on 17 January 2017
School types: All · School phases: Nursery
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Is there a summary of the SEND Code of Practice? This article summarises the Code which came into force on 1 September 2014. We outline the changes from the 2001 code and refer to information on developing an education, health and care (EHC) plan. You will also find a downloadable handout for staff.

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  1. 1 SEND Code of Practice: for 0 to 25 years
  2. 2 Changes from the SEN Code of Practice 2001
  3. 3 A family-centred system
  4. 4 The local offer
  5. 5 Schools, colleges and other education and training providers
  6. 6 EHC assessments and plans
  7. 7 Children and young people with SEN: specific circumstances
  8. 8 Staff training in education settings

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