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Policy and guidance to ensure that good practice is supported and embedded in the current special educational needs (SEN) system as well as the future additional learning needs (ALN) system.

Post-16 funding for learners with learning difficulties at specialist colleges

30/11/17
Securing provision for learners with learning difficulties at specialist further education establishments.
 

Role of the special educational needs coordinator

16/03/17
Advice to local authorities and education professionals on the role of the special educational needs coordinator (SENCo).
 

Assistive technology - Guidance for teaching practitioners to support learners with specific learning difficulties

13/02/17
Provides information on helping learners with specific learning difficulties (SpLD) and to identify and integrate assistive technology into mainstream school activities.
 

Educational Psychologists in Wales

09/12/16
Information on the role of educational psychologists and their contribution to education in Wales
 

Screening, assessment and intervention

14/08/15
This guidance provides information to local authorities (LAs) and educational providers on how to identify effective screening, assessment and intervention methods that are currently available for learners with Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLD).
 

Specific learning difficulties framework

17/07/15
Supporting learners with a Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLD) is a matter for all schools.
 

Exploring the benefits of using a Makaton iPad with learners who have learning difficulties

03/09/14
A Learning and Skills Improvement Service (LSIS) action research project to enhance learners' understanding of mathematical concepts.