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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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Special Educational Needs and the Law 2nd ed

ISBN13: 9780853085751
Published: March 2007
Publisher: Jordan Publishing Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

Special Educational Needs and the Law explains, in a clear and practical style, every aspect of the law and practice relating to special educational needs provision.

The new edition of this popular title has been extensively revised and expanded to include detailed coverage of the new regime including new chapters on disability discrimination following the extension of the Tribunal's jurisdiction, the codes of practice underpinning it and all relevant case-law. In addition there is expanded coverage to include the systems now in operation in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Special Educational Needs and the Law provides all this information in one handy volume, together with useful appendices including tribunal statistics. It is essential reading for anyone involved in, or advising on, the education of children with special educational needs.

Education Law
Tribunal Structure and Legal Framework
The system in England
The system in Wales
The system in Scotland
The system in Northern Ireland
National strategies and policies in England
Codes of Practice
Principles and policies
IdentiשּׁĀcation, assessment and provision of special educational needs
Statutory assessment of special educational needs
Statement of special educational needs
The Scottish Code of Practice
Disability Discrimination Act - Structure and Legal System
The disability discrimination framework
Disability Discrimination Act duties
Rights of Appeal
Rights of appeal: special educational needs
Pre-hearing procedures
Hearing procedure
Appeals from decisions of the Tribunal
Financial matters
Matters outside the scope of the Tribunal