Education & learning

Some children and young people need more support than others to achieve their full learning potential.

In this section:


Introduction to special educational needs (SEN)


Support in the early years


Extra support in school


EHC plans & assessments (England only)

EHC plans

EHC needs assessments

Getting an EHC draft plan

Annual reviews

Change in circumstances

Tribunal appeals


Education beyond 16


Education in Wales

School Action & School Action Plus (Wales)

The statutory assessment (Wales)

The statement of special educational needs (Wales)

The annual review of the statement (Wales)



Education in Northern Ireland & Scotland


School & college complaints


Transport to school and college

Transport in England

Transport in Northern Ireland

Transport in Scotland

Transport in Wales


Admissions and school choice

Applying for a school place

Finding the right school


Attendance, absence & medical needs

Absence from school

Help with medical needs

Home education


Exclusions


Disability discrimination in school

Exam access arrangements


Bullying

Keeping a record of bullying incidents

Ways that schools can deal with bullying

Meeting with the school

Helping your child respond to bullying

What to do if the bullying carries on


Our learning resources collection

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