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- n. formal official assessment of a child as having special needs.
- v. Present participle of statement.
It also highlighted major concerns about the system of "statementing" children with SEN, saying it is patchy.
A pilot of a new system of "statementing" pupils, which determines pupils 'level of need and what support is necessary, aims to make the process more transparent and enable parents to challenge decisions.
The statementing process should be run by professionals, not volunteers.
Improve the statementing process to give more support to parents, and increase the supply of teachers with the specialist skills needed to teach pupils with severe learning disabilities in special schools
You'll recall Congress "banning" torture and Bush signing statementing himself the supposed right to torture anyway.
The system of statementing will be reviewed to guarantee that local authorities put the needs of the child first, rather than availability of resources.
"There will be no relaxation of the statutory responsibilities in respect of admissions and statementing.