6 Nov 2019
To help with accessibility and give all our website visitors a better experience the Local Offer has added Browsealoud.
Click the icon in the bottom right of a page to see a menu of available accessibility options.
Browsealoud offers speech, ...
30 Oct 2019
Our SEND Strategy has been revised. This has been in response to prior consultations (in October 2018) that highlighted:
• The strategy was overly-focused on education and school places; and
• Whilst the overall vision for SEND provision in ...
18 Oct 2019
Bradford Council is required under the Equality Act 2010 to have an Accessibility strategy in place which promotes better access for disabled pupils at school.
Read more here
14 Oct 2019
Information on the statutory duty of schools and further education providers to publish information about their School Local Offer and their Individual SEN Information Report on their local authority's Local Offer website.
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23 May 2019
The Bradford's Matrix of Need, outlining shared expectations around meeting the needs of children with SEND has now been posted on BSO and here on the Local Offer . This replaces the previous 'Range Guidance'
The Matrix of Need aims to ...
17 Oct 2019
In relation to exclusions the LA and school must have regard to the guidance contained in the Department for Education (DfE) Guidance: Exclusion from Maintained Schools, Academies and Pupil Referral Units in England: Statutory guidance for those ...