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Please find below information about The Essex Banding
Descriptors Matrix introduced in 2017
document titled Essex Banding Descriptors Matrix Explained provides information about what the descriptors are, why we have
them, how they were created and how Essex will use them. Read this
document first if you are new to Banding Descriptors and the matrix. Please note the
Banding Descriptors should be completed as part of an Education Health Care
Needs Assessment (EHCNA). They are not designed to be used as part
of a request for an EHCNA.
The Banding Descriptors Matrix 2017 Settings
the Excel spreadsheet for settings that has the matrix and an excel summary
form tab. This is where you will find the descriptors of need. The
spreadsheet will work out the suggested band based on the needs identified.