Stockton Council is introducing the changes to Special Educational Needs (SEN) procedures through its Transition Plan. These changes include replacing statements for children with special educational needs and disabilities with a new integrated assessment and a single Education, Health and Care Plan (EHC Plan). This section of the Local Offer is being developed to provide information on Assessments & Education Health & Care Plans/Statements
Education Health and Care Assessments and Plans / Statements
- Education Health and Care Plans
Most children and young people with special educational needs (SEN) will have their needs met in local mainstream early years settings, schools or colleges. These children and young people will be supported through the graduated approach known as SEN support. More information about this can…
- Education Health and Care Plan - EHCP - Final Version Feb 2016
The template for the Stockton Education, Health and Care Plan (version Feb 2016) can be found in the link on this page. Please click 'download link' on the left hand side.
- Transition Plan
The Children and Families Act 2014 (part 3) introduced a number of changes to the system for children and young people with special educational needs (SEN) and/or disabilities and their families. One of the main changes is that statements of special educational need (statements) and…
- Resolving Disagreements, Mediation, Tribunals and Appeals
The SEND Code of Practice gives guidance on resolving disagreements between parents or young people and early years providers, schools, colleges, local authorities or health commissioners. It is based on the following principles: Decisions about provision should be made jointly by providers, parents and…
- Parent / Carer / Young Person Application for EHC Assessment
Please click on download link on left hand side.
- Education, Health and Care [EHC] Plan – 20 week process flowchart 2016
Please click 'download link' on the left hand side. Please note that this is currently under review.