Glossary of Terms

 SLD

 

Severe Learning Difficulties

PMLD

 

Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties

ASD

 

Autistic Spectrum Disorder

ADHD

 

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

MAPA

 

Management of Actual or Potential Aggression

PECS

 

Picture Exchange Communication System

ASDAN

 

Award Scheme, Development and Accreditation Network

PIVATS

 

Performance Indicators for Value Added Target Setting

IEP

 

Individual Education Plan

Annual Review

Annual report with parents and others involved with the young person

 

Home/School link book

 

Daily Communication book between home and school

B.Squared

 

Computerised Assessment
CASPA Comparison and Analysis of Special Pupil Attainment