Six more schools in the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration have accept children with special needs this new school year.
Kharee Upatham School in Nong Chok district, Wat Thep Leela School in Bang Kapi district, Wat Phaitan School in Phayathai district, Wat Bangchak School in Phasi Charoen district and Chorake Khob Mosque School and Yoo Pen Anusorn School in Prawet are the institutions.
BMA deputy governor Thaweesak Lertpraphan has signed an order to provide special education for children with special needs in the six schools.
The BMA announced that last year its 128 schools provided special education to 3,782 children with special needs.
It said it plans to expand special education programme for children who have special needs to all 430 BMA schools in the future.