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Glossary for SEN / SpLD / Special Needs

Overall rating 5 out of 55 (13 ratings)

Last updated 31 October 2014, created 23 April 2012, viewed 12,822

A guide to terms commonly used in school when discussion SEN / Specific Learning Difficulties (such as dyslexia or ADHD) / Special Needs. **Oct 2014 - I have updated an editable version with a view to the changes in terminology being added** ---> For more:

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    SEN Glossary - Towards a Common Language and Understanding UPDATED OCT 2014 [shared].docx (42kb, Word document)
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    SEN Glossary - Towards a Common Language and Understanding.pdf (168kb, pdf document)
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Excellent resource - will be making my own now to suit our setting!!

from natoli, 29 July 2014
(report comment) 5 out of 5

Really useful - thank you very much!

from CaptainLoui, 18 February 2014
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Wishing my school had something as simple and useful.

from mvanmatre, 16 October 2013
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Fabulous resource - exactly what I need. Thanks!

from eletal, 23 May 2013
(report comment) 5 out of 5

Thank you for creating and sharing this useful resource. It has been selected to feature on the @TES_SEN and @TES_TAs twitter feed over the next week.

from TES Special Educational Needs, 30 November 2012
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