The Education (Additional Support for Learning) (Scotland) Act 2004 (as amended 2009):
Further information can be found in the Parents' Guide to Additional Support for Learning.
Supporting Children's Learning: Code of Practice explains the new duties of local authorities and other agencies to support children's and young people's learning under the Education (Additional Support for Learning) (Scotland) Act 2004 as amended.
Scottish Ministers must report each year on implementation of the Act. They have published three reports so far, for
2014. There will be two more reports, in 2015 and 2016.
All children and young people in Scotland have a number of entitlements - find further information in
What is my child entitled to?
Education (Additional Support for Learning) (Scotland) Act 2009 (PDF file).
You can get advice and information from Enquire, the Scottish advice service for additional support for learning. Contact Enquire's telephone helpline on 0345 123 2303 or visit the Enquire website.
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