Share this entry

Share this page

special needs

Line breaks: spe¦cial needs

Definition of special needs in English:

plural noun

(In the context of children at school) particular educational requirements resulting from learning difficulties, physical disability, or emotional and behavioural difficulties: the absorption of children with special needs into mainstream schools
More example sentences
  • Bonnah involved the relocation of a student with special needs from the traditional school system to one better equipped to deal with his needs.
  • There once was a boarding school couple at Riverview, a school for teens with special needs, located on Cape Cod.
  • It makes money by teaching children with special needs and by running charter public schools.

Definition of special needs in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?