How can I find out about access arrangements for learners with vision impairment taking tests and exams?

A wide range of access arrangements exist to enable blind and partially sighted learners to take national curriculum tests (SATs) and public exams such as GCSE.

These include modified papers in accessible formats, extra time and the use of technology or human support. It is important that any access arrangements do not conflict with the nature and purpose of the assessment, so the rules around their use can be quite strict. Our exams and tests section has more information.

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