SEND during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic
I hope you are all keeping safe and well during these challenging times for schools.
A letter from Vicky Ford MP, Minister responsible for SEND, setting out how the Government intends to meet the needs of children and young people with SEND during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic can be accessed via the SEND Local Offer page which provides SEND specific information in relation to COVID-19:
Further SEND help and support during the Covid 19 pandemic
Nosy Crow have released a free information book explaining the coronavirus to children, illustrated by Gruffalo illustrator Axel Scheffler. The book answers key questions in simple language appropriate for 5 to 9 year olds but would be also appropriate for some older children and young people with SEND.
Our SEND Information Report explains the school's approach to supporting children with additional needs.
Worcestershire's Local Offer
Worcestershire's Local Offer provides information about the provision families can expect to be available across education, health and social care for children and young people who have Special Educational Needs and disabilities (SEND). For further information follow the link below:
Special educational needs and provision can be considered as falling under four broad areas: