The Education (Additional Support for Learning) (Scotland) Act 2004 places duties on local authorities, and other agencies, to provide additional support where needed to enable any child or young person to benefit from education.
Provide targeted support for an individual’s needs:
This practical step-by-step guide shows how to find, create and enhance accessible texts and curricular materials.
A CPD resource which assists practitioners to reflect on current practice in relation to supporting pupils with additional support needs.
The Autism Toolbox is a resource to support the inclusion of children and young people with autism spectrum disorder in mainstream education services in Scotland.
- A report from a conference to celebrate the full implementation of the Additional Support for Learning Act (ASL Act) that was held on 6 March 2015.
Two projects in North Lanarkshire - the Flexible Learning Initiative and the Expanded Learning Opportunities project - help young people with additional support needs make the transition from school to work, education or training.