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Glossary of Terms used.



ADD  Attention Deficit Disorder

ADHD  Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder

ASD  Autistic Spectrum Disorder

BESD  Behavioural Emotional & Social Difficulties

CAF  Common Assessment Framework

COP  Code of Practice

CP  Child Protection

EAL  English as an Additional Language

EP  Educational Psychologist

FSM  Free School Meals

HI  Hearing Impairment

IEP  Individual Education Plan

LAC  Looked After Child

LEA  Local Education Authority

MLD  Mild Learning Difficulty

OT  Occupational Theapist

SaLT  Speech & Language Therapy

SEN  Special Educational Needs

SENCO  Special Ecucational Needs Co-ordinator

SpLD  Specific Learning Difficulty

VI  Visual Impairment