In preparation for amendment to the Additional Support for Learning Act, non-statutory guidance has been developed on the provisions within the Act which require:
- Assessment of capacity for children in relation to the use of their rights and;
- Consideration of whether there may be adverse impact on the child’s wellbeing as a result of using their rights.
This consultation seeks views about the guidance. Read more here: https://consult.scotland.gov.uk/supporting-learners/extending-childrens-rights/