BATOD
The British Association of Teachers of the Deaf
Promoting Excellence in Deaf Education

Children and Families Act 2013-14

Information about the local offerInformation and advice about the local offer which local authorities will be required to develop and publish from September 2014 onwards.
Children and Families Act 2013-1417 Apr
BATOD responses to the draft Code of Practice and the revised draftBATOD responses to the draft Code of Practice and the revised post-consultation draft which will come into effect at the same time as the Children and Families Act
Children and Families Act 2013-1412 May
NatSIP contract with DfE 2013 - 2015Press release information from NatSIP following the successful bid for a contract with the DfE to provide specialist information, advice, support and training to improve the outcomes for children and young people with sensory impairments, in the context of the wider SEN reforms.
Children and Families Act 2013-1412 May
Changes to School Action and School Action PlusThe current changes to the SEN framework in England include the abolition of School Action and School Action Plus categories in favour of one single category. This is a fact sheet produced by David Chater in February 2013 at the DfE about this change.
Children and Families Act 2013-1411 Mar
Preparing for SEND reformsThe Department of Education has written to non-pathfinder areas setting out the steps local areas will need to take to prepare for implementation of the SEND reforms. It gives details of the role of the new pathfinder champions, which have been appointed for every region.
Children and Families Act 2013-1413 May
Fact Sheet -SEN framework changesThe current changes to the SEN framework in England include the abolition of School Action and School Action Plus categories in favour of one single category. This is a fact sheet produced by David Chater in February 2013 at the DfE about this change.
Children and Families Act 2013-1418 Feb
School funding reform in England:NDCS FAQ for professionals working with deaf children. This note has been prepared for professionals working with deaf children looking for more information about the impact of school funding reform on deaf children. These changes come into force from April 2013.
Children and Families Act 2013-1411 Mar
Archived documentsArchived documents from the Children and Families Act 2013-2014 section
Children and Families Act 2013-1401 Jan