Education

Fisher Jones Greenwood of Colchester have an extensive section on education law.

Nicholas Hancox, Solicitors is a firm which specialises in the law relating to schools and colleges. They advise local education authorities and independent schools, church schools, faith schools, FE colleges, nursery schools, extended schools and special schools. There is a great deal of information on the site covering all these types of education and also admissions and exclusions, independent appeal panels, parental complaints, accidents at school and pupil misbehaviour.

Turner’s Education Law Specialists – Bridgend (Solicitors), provide information on Special Educational Needs & Statementing, Bullying, Exclusions, Disability Discrimination and other problems in schools; ther eis aso a FQ page for common problems.

SENLegal is a firm of solicitors in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, dealing specifically with Special Educational Needs. There is good background information on this topic.

Scotland

The National Advice Centre for Special Educational Needs in Scotland covers the Educational System in Scotland generally and problems of Special Educational Needs (SEN) in particular, from the parents’ and childrens’ point of view.

Additional Support Needs looks at the rights of disabled pupils and pupils with additional support needs in scotland.