This section explains how your child’s support should be planned, including how their needs can be identified and assessed. It includes information on the planning process and the different ways that your child may be supported.
Providing your child’s support
Children may need different types of support depending on their needs. Find out some of the ways schools support children to overcome barriers to learning.
How support is planned
A useful summary of how schools and local authorities plan children’s learning and support.
Co-ordinated support plans
This page explains what Co-ordinated Support Plans are, which children should have them and how to ask for your child to be assessed for one.
Support with exams and assessments
Some children need help in exams and assessments. This section explains what your child’s rights are to extra support, what support might look like and how you can work with your child’s school to get support in place.