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Inquiry launched on Wednesday 18 April 2018. Oral evidence concluded. Report in preparation.
In 2014, the Government introduced wide-reaching changes to the SEND system, with the intention of offering simpler, improved and consistent help for children and young people with SEND. The Government claimed these changes would give families greater choice in decisions. The Committee’s new inquiry is intended to review the success of these reforms, how they have been implemented, and what impact they are having in meeting the challenges faced by children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities.
Evidence given by Nadhim Zahawi MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Children and Families, The Rt Hon Nick Gibb MP, Minister of State for School Standards, Dr André Imich, SEN and Disability Professional Adviser, Department for Education
There are currently no public meetings scheduled.
Education Committee hears from Ministers from the Department for Education on reforms of the SEND system