Policy paper

Government response to the Education and Skills Committee report special educational needs

This publication was published under the 2005 to 2010 Labour government

This document responds to the select committee’s recommendations for a special educational needs framework and a review of provision.


The Education and Skills Select Committee published their report into special educational needs on 6 July 2006.

As well as responding to individual recommendations from the report, this document also sets out the government’s priorities for action over the the period 2006 to 2009.