In Depth

Election 2017: a battle to ensure children's policies gain attention

Following Prime Minister Theresa May's election call, children's leaders are drawing up key policies. They say issues like school funding, free childcare and recruiting health visitors must not be drowned out by Brexit.

Tackling offender mental health

A Mac-UK scheme could point the way for supporting young offenders with mental health problems.

Children in care attainment tool

How a resource analysing education progress for looked-after children could "revolutionise" support.

Outstanding school is full of surprises

The Pendlebury Centre pupil referral unit in Stockport has just been awarded its fifth consecutive "outstanding" rating. Tom de Castella went to meet staff and pupils to find out how it achieves such success.

Caring for children with complex needs

WellChild nurses work in innovative ways to support children with complex needs and their families. Gabriella Jóźwiak finds out about their varied roles and the difference they make to children's lives

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