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SEN documentation for an Ofsted inspection

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Last updated on 31 August 2017
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What documents should a SENCO have ready for Ofsted? We refer to the School Inspection Handbook and outline the information regarding special educational needs (SEN) provision inspectors will request. We also look at what a special educational needs co-ordinator (SENCO) may include in his/her file.

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  1. 1 SEN information for inspectors
  2. 2 The SENCO’s file
  3. 3 LAs may provide a SEN pack
  4. 4 Advice for SENCOs preparing for Ofsted

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