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DSA

Disabled Students Allowance. As a higher education student living in England, you can apply for a Disabled Students’ Allowance (DSA) if you have a disability, including a:

  • long-term health condition
  • mental health condition
  • specific learning difficulty, eg dyslexia

Link

DSPL

Developing Social Provision Locally

EA

Education Authority

EA 2010

Equalities Act 2010. Link

EBD

Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties (now BESD)

EDCM

Every Disabled Child Matters. Link

EHCP

Education Health and Care Plan. A single plan in which the parent carers and practitioners build on the single assessment process to set out their desired outcomes for the child or young person and their family. The plan will identify the agreed the priority of each of these outcomes and set out how they will be achieved. The single plan will cover the contribution of the family and all relevant agencies and set out clear responsibilities and accountabilities with timescales.

EP

Educational Psychologist. Educational Psychology is the branch of psychology concerned with the scientific study of human learning.

ES

Early Support. A  set of principles underpinning SEND Reform practice including information resources, learning and specialist tools for parents and practioners. Link

EWO

Education Welfare Officer

EY

Early Years

EYFS

Early Years Foundation Stage

FE

Further Education. 6th Form, College, University

FIND

Family Information Service Directory. Link

FIS

Family Information Service

GP

General Practitioner. Your local family doctor. Link

HAS

Hearing Advisory Service

HLTA

Higher Level Teaching Assistant

HV

Health Visitor

HWBB

Health & Well Being Board

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