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Special education statistics: school year 2017/18 4.5% of children in compulsory schooling receive reinforced learning support for special educational needs

29.10.2019 - In the past few years, pupils with special educational needs have increasingly received learning support in standard classes. More than half (53%) of pupils requiring reinforced learning support were integrated into a standard class, 6% received support in a special class and 41% received support in a special school. These are some of the initial findings of the new special education statistics produced by the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).

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