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(UK) Cambridgeshire: SPED services of 'poor quality'

June 24, 2022, Cambridgeshire Live: Ofsted says Cambs school rated inadequate not giving pupils an 'acceptable education' https://www.cambridge-news.co.uk/news/local-news/ofsted-says-cambs-school-rated-24310317

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School leaders have said they are confident they can turn a school near Ely around after being rated inadequate by Ofsted. Littleport and East Cambs Academy has received the lowest possible rating from Ofsted after an inspection earlier this year…. Inspectors also said that the support for students with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND) is of “poor quality”. The report said: “Leaders take too long to identify these pupils’ needs. Leaders have not made sure teachers know what pupils’ needs are. “Leaders have not provided staff with sufficiently effective training to cater for these needs. This means that staff do not give pupils with SEND the support they need to learn well in each subject.”…