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Special Educational Needs: Reviews

Question for Department for Education

UIN 30349, tabled on 9 July 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, when the Department will publish its SEND review, commissioned in 2019.

Answered on

14 July 2021

The special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) Review has been making good progress, but the COVID-19 outbreak has frustrated the pace of this important review and materially altered the context for reform.

The SEND Review continues to work with system experts to make sure we are designing a system fit for the future. We are drawing on the best evidence available to review the system, before publishing proposals for public consultation as soon as possible.

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