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​Vision
Quality Inclusive Education

Inclusive Education is defined as giving all children / students including those with special needs an opportunity to learn alongside their peers under the same teaching and learning conditions

​Mission
Provide quality services and programmes to enable students with special education needs achieve their fullest potential

Special Education Unit is committed to the nation building and improve the quality of education in order for the students to be successful citizens of Brunei Darussalam

Introduction
​Head of Unit​Yang Mulia Awang Ali Yusri bin Abdul Ghafor (Acting Head)
​Address
​Simpang 240, (Kawasan SR Pintu Malim)
Kg Pintu Malim,
Jalan Kota Batu, BSB
​Contact​Tel: 244 6553      
Fax: 244 6551
Emel: upk@moe.gov.bn

District Branches
Branch​Services​Address
​Brunei Muara
- Administration, Finance and ICT
- Planning, Research and Development
- Student Assistance Services (Primary Level)
- Gifted Education Programmes and Services (Pendidikan Cerdas Pintar)

​Simpang 240, (Kawasan SR Pintu Malim)
Kg Pintu Malim,
Jalan Kota Batu, BSB

Tel: 244 6553      Fax: 244 6551
Email: upk@moe.gov.bn

​- Professional Association Services;
  • Education Psychology Service
  • Speech and Language Therapy Support Services
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Special Learning Difficulties Intervention  (Dyslexia)
​Bunglow C5, Simpang 373-18,
Maktab Duli PMMB Area,
Jalan Pasar Baharu  BE1318

Tel: +673 245 4155

​- Student Assistance Services (Secondary Level)
​Bunglow C7, Simpang 373-69,
Maktab Duli PMMB Area,
Jalan Pasar Baharu  BE1318

Tel: +673 245 4149
​- Special Needs Support Services (SNSS)
- Support Services for Students with Visual Impairment
- Support Service for Students with Hearing Impairment

​Bunglow C14, Simpang 373-18,
Maktab Duli PMMB Area,
Jalan Pasar Baharu  BE1318

Tel: +673 244 6550
​Tutong District​Barek SM Sufri Bolkiah, Tutong 

Tel : 4260816
​Belait District​Bunglow Class C
No. 375 Simpang 37-35,
Jalan Setia Negara,
Kawasan SM Perdana Wazir,
Kuala Belait 

Tel: 3330461/2
​Temburong DistrictDepartment of Schools Building,
Jalan Kg Menengah, Bangar PA 1351

Tel: 5222115


Background
​The Special Education Unit (SEU), Ministry of Education was established in 1994 to assist in the planning, co-ordination and implementation of special education programmes and support services for students with special needs across the schools in the country

​Policy
​The Special Education Policy declared in 1997, based on the principles of Incluisve Education, states: 

“All children are able to learn given an appropriate learning environment. Appropriate learning environment can be created within the inclusive school. The inclusive school is one that provides appropriate instruction for all children based on their level.”

(Special Education Policy Guidelines, Ministry of Education, 1997, p.1)

​Aims and Objectives

To oversee the implementation of Inclusive Education Policy
Involvement in the long term planning according to the main aspects of Inclusive Education for Brunei Darussalam
To plan and conduct the special education programmes
To plan and provide the support services for students with special education needs 
To plan and provide continuous professional development for teachers 
To conduct psychometric/psychoeducational tests and assessments to measure the capabilities of students with special needs in a classroom
To evaluate the effectiveness of the special education programmes and support services for students with special needs
To collect the data and informations of students with special education needs
To establish SEU as the resource center for Special Education / Inclusive Education
To liase with national and international agencies in order to provide the most effective services to students with special needs. 
To promote the public awareness about Special Education / Inclusive Education
To increase the involvement of parents and guardians in the aid of students with special needs 

Individuals Involved:

Students with special needs in government and private schools.
Teachers in government and private schools.
Parents and guardians.
Leaders in schools and education.
Related government agencies.
Corporate Sectors (Private).
NGOs that provide support service to individuals with different abilities.
The community.

Programmes Conducted by UPK:

1. Learning Assistance Programme
2. Pre-Vocational Programme
3. National Gifted Education Programme

Services/ Specific Support
​Allied Professional Services

Educational Psychology Services
Speech and Language Therapy Support Services
Occupational Therapy Services

Specific Support Services

Students with High Support Needs
Students with Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia)
Students with Hearing Impairment
Students with Visual Impairment
Pendidikan Cerdas Pintar

Learning Support Services

Primary Section
Secondary and Tertiary Section


SEU Initiatives 
Literacy
Numeracy
Skill Based
Communication skills
Braille, Mobility & Orientation
Sign Language
Dyslexia Intervention
Islamic Religious Knowledge and Moral
Sport, Curriculum and Crafts
Assistive Technology

​Organization Structure

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*Last updated 14/8/2018