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Dept. Of Education Doesn't Know How Many Children With Special Needs Are In Appropriate SChool Places.

: 09/11/2019 - 15:43

 The Department of Education says it doesn't know how many children with special needs are in appropriate school places.

It has confirmed there are no official figures for the number of students who are not receiving the correct education.

Many campaign groups claim there are hundreds of young people without school places for this academic year.

Founder of autism charity As I Am, Adam Harris, says families involved are not being listened to:

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