Annual reviews of EHC plans: guidance and processFind out about the requirements for reviewing education, health and care (EHC) plans from the SEND Code of Practice, including who should conduct the review in your school, and follow our step-by-step guide.
Costing SEN provision for individual pupilsHow can we work out the cost of SEN provision for individual pupils? We relay LA guidance on how to calculate costs for SEN provision for individual pupils and link to templates for costed provision maps. You will also find a downloadable KeyDoc of a provision map.
EHC plans: sample formatsThere's no format that must be followed for education, health and care (EHC) plans. However, see what information must be included, and find template plans from local authorities.
How to help pupils with SEN contribute to their targetsPupils with special educational needs (SEN) should be involved in monitoring and setting their targets for EHC plans and IEPs. Learn how to support pupils to do this, with advice from an SEN expert and guidance from a local authority.
SEN support: explaining the approach to parentsHow can we explain the single-category SEN support to parents? This article features a Parent Pamphlet about SEN support, for schools to download and adapt. We also look at information in the SEND Code of Practice.
Which pupils should be categorised as receiving SEN support?Is there guidance on which pupils should receive SEN support? This article features expert advice and a case study from a primary school on determining which pupils need SEN support, and which need extra support unrelated to SEN. We also look at the importance of reassessing pupils’ needs over time.