Praia, Oct 2 (Inforpress) – National Education Director Sofia Figueiredo said in the in the City of Praia the Ministry of Education has already recorded over 1600 children with Special Educational Needs (SEN).
Sofia Figueiredo disclosed this data on Tuesday on the fringes of the second phase for delivery of equipment and teaching materials for the Multidisciplinary Team for Supporting Inclusive Education (EMAEI) to the municipalities of São Miguel, São Domingos, Tarrafal de São Nicolau, Santa Cruz, Tarrafal de Santiago and Maio Island.
The delivery took place as part of the National Policy for Inclusive Education implementation, aiming at improving the responses given to students with NNE.
“We now have more than 1600 children identified and this identification has enabled us, in this first year, to identify children with permanent special needs and children with temporary special needs,” she said.
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