Too many children with learning disabilities and autism are unnecessarily being treated in mental health hospitals - according to a report published today by the Children's Commissioner for England.
DfE figures show a growing attainment gap for children in care, highlighting the need to boost support.
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.
Local authorities in England and Wales have a legal duty to report annually...