I was very impressed with the professionalism of the service and literature and extremely grateful for the advice provided. In our case, the [Enquire] Helpline helped to secure a positive outcome from the local authority for our child, together with a commitment to the revision of the authority’s policy.
When did Additional Support for Learning legislation come into force?
The Education (Additional Support for Learning) (Scotland) Act 2004, came into force in November 2005. The law spelled out the rights of parents and pupils to get the additional support they need to become successful learners. It also set in place the framework for schools, local authorities and other agencies to make sure this happens.