Author: Jack Abbott

Jack is a former Suffolk County Councillor, and was the opposition's spokesperson for education and children's services for four years. He retains a keen interest in this area, continuing to write about issues such as special educational needs and disabilities, school funding and child poverty.

Suffolk County Council’s SEND failures exposed after damning report

Jack Abbott
Suffolk County Council SEND failures

Suffolk County Council published an independent report into some elements of its SEND services. Overseen by a team from Lincolnshire, the 21-page report revealed a lengthy list of failings. It is a damning read, but its findings will come as little surprise to the families who have been desperately seeking change for years.