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Securing Additional Equipment in Schools

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Securing Equipment in Schools

Equipment which supports the teaching of children or young people with SEND is available in every mainstream educational setting (preschool, school or college). These are often called 'assistive technologies'. The equipment your child might require could be either:

Schools will often already have equipment such as:

And, will be supported by ISEND  and health services to provide equipment such as:

Speak to your child's school, the professionals who support them, or if your child has an EHCP your child's Assessment and Planning Officer (APO), about their equipment requirements. 

Glossary of East Sussex SEND Terms

Some of the terms used on this website are explained on our page, 'Glossary of East Sussex SEND Terms':

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