In Depth

Changing teacher views on care

Expert gives five key steps on how to overcome some teachers' negative perceptions of children in care.

Inspecting 'off-rolling'

Ofsted has found evidence that a significant minority of schools are finding ways to manage more challenging pupils out. New tools will make it easier to identify this practice, says Jo Stephenson.

Supporting Traveller children

Experts warn on the impact of cuts to specialist school support for Gypsy, Roma and Traveller children.

Special Report: Special Educational Needs and Disabilities

Amid increasing funding pressures and demand, councils are working to deliver comprehensive health, care and education support for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities.

Apprenticeship levy hits prospects for disadvantaged young people

The exam results season is normally a time to celebrate the success of our young people, especially those who have overcome disadvantaged backgrounds to achieve their dreams.