This factsheet explains what appeals you can take to an education appeal committee, and how the process works.Download PDF
This factsheet explains the disagreements you can refer to the Additional Support Needs Tribunal, and how the tribunal process works.Download PDF
This factsheet explains when you can make a section 70 complaint to Scottish Ministers about a failure under education law.Download PDF
A useful reminder of the advice and information Enquire can provide about childrens’ rights to additional support with their learning.Download PDF
Four facts you need to know if your child has healthcare needs.Download PDF
Four things you can do if you’re worried your child’s healthcare needs are not being met in school.Download PDF
Five steps you can take if your child is being unlawfully excluded.Download PDF
Four things a school must do if they formally excluded your child.Download PDF
This factsheet explains the duties healthcare practitioners have under the Education (Additional Support for Learning) (Scotland) Act 2004 (as amended). It will be useful to all those healthcare staff who support children with additional support needs including health visitors, paediatricians, community health teams, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, speech and language therapists, clinical psychologists and medical practitioners in paediatrics, general practice and child and family psychiatry.Download PDF
This briefing explains the duties social work practitioners have under the Education (Additional Support for Learning) (Scotland) Act 2004 (as amended). It will be a useful resource for social workers, residential child-care staff, support workers, adoption and foster care service staff and social workers with responsibility for child protection and looked after children.Download PDF
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There have been changes to the laws on educating children with additional support needs in Scotland.
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