A third of pupils subject to "unexplained exits" from school are in the social care system, according to the largest study of the trend published today.
Expert outlines issues for school leaders when implementing relationships and sex education reforms.
The government has a goal to create at least three million apprenticeships by 2020, with many of these placements being targeted at vulnerable and disadvantaged groups of young people, writes Derren Hayes.
Research findings support local government calls for a 'reboot' of how SEND services are commissioned.
As part of a wider drive to improve the status of vocational training, successive governments in recent years have developed policies to boost the number and quality of apprenticeship places.
The latest elective home education (EHE) survey by the Association of Directors of Children's Services (ADCS) reveals the number of children being taught at home rose by more than a quarter this year.
Researchers at the University of Oxford analysed data from the National...