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Monday, 20 September 2021
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The 52 special educational needs and disability (SEND) children without school places in Central Bedfordshire will be nearly double that figure by Christmas, a parent has warned. "Those we’ve been told about are the tip of...
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"A tidal wave of requests for special school places and education health care plan (EHCP) assessments" is facing Central Bedfordshire Council, a meeting heard. Demand for special educational needs and disability (SEND) provision in Central Bedfordshire...
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Criticism has been directed at Central Bedfordshire Council officers and executive members for failing to speak to parents protesting ahead of a committee meeting about special educational needs and disability (SEND) provision. Parents with placards staged a...
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A University of Bedfordshire academic has been lending a helping hand to crime writer and honorary degree holder Adam Croft, by providing forensic expertise for his latest trilogy of gripping novels. Dr Samantha Pickles, who has...
Central Bedfordshire Council
Parents plan to protest outside a public meeting next week (Tuesday, 7 September 2021) claiming a local authority is "catastrophically failing" their children with special educational needs and disability (SEND). Placards will be displayed at Priory...
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On Thursday (26 August 2021) the government launched its back to school and college campaign to set out the experience that students can ‘get back to’ from September, with restrictions such as bubbles eased to...
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The University of Bedfordshire has once again hosted award-winning Kung Fu Panda film director, John Stevenson, as part of a new strategic relationship between Octopus TV and the School of Media & Performance. Launched during the...
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A rigorous check on special education needs and disability (SEND) performance in Central Bedfordshire revealed some improvements have yet to filter down the system to parents and carers, and young people. And the new developments on...
Central Bedfordshire Council
Following an investigation by the Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman, Central Bedfordshire Council is to review the way it provides alternative education for children who are unable to attend school because of medical issues. The...
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Central Bedfordshire Council has a number of services available to support young people who will be receiving their exam results this week. The Council’s Youth Support Service provides impartial, up to date information on education, employment...