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Germany: Educational support and guidance (Eurypedia)

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This article provides an overview of strategies, legal background and objectives concerning the support and guidance for children with special educational needs in Germany. In March 2009, the UN Convention for the Rights of People with Disabilities came into force, particularly resulting in school legislation amendments in the federal states to allow for the inclusion of special needs children in mainstream schools. Further links are accessible to gain insights into special needs provision in early childhood education, tertiary education.

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Germany, Europe, Handicapped, Education system, Inclusion, Legal basis, Regular school, Educational legislation, Special education for the handicapped, Code of Social Law,

Language German; English
Contact Eurypedia (Wiki, Europäisches Netzwerk für Bildungsinformation, KMK)
Last modified 23.10.2018
See also: Special Needs and Inclusive Education in Germany

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