How parents can get exam assistance for NZ special needs students

The NZ Qualifications Authority (NZQA) funds students with learning difficulties to get assistance such as extra Help with exams or to get a reader / writer.  But getting the extra help is a complex process involving a lot of paperwork.  Applications are due by the end of Term 1.

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Special Assessment Conditions (SAC) for NCEA Exams: How to get free help with alternative evidence.

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