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Inquiry launched on Wednesday 18 April 2018. Oral evidence ongoing.
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 Stephen Kingdom, Campaign Manager, Disabled Children’s Partnership, Brian Lamb OBE, Chair, Inquiry into Parental Confidence in Special Educational Needs, Rt Hon Baroness Warnock, Chair, Committee of Inquiry on Special Educational Needs
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Key figures involved in changes to special educational needs and disabilities system questioned