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School SEN allocations 'unfair', study finds

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  • Friday, July 17, 2015
The way funding is allocated to schools so they can support children with special educational needs (SEN) is perceived as unfair and should be changed because it does not tally up with requirements on the ground, a report has concluded.

School absence rates show significant fall

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  • Thursday, June 5, 2014
The government is claiming victory for its tough love approach to tackling truancy, after latest figures show a drop in the overall and persistent absentee rates of pupils.

CYP Now's top 10 stories of 2015

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  • Tuesday, December 22, 2015
With a general election, new policy announcements, ongoing austerity measures and high-profile charity closures, 2015 was another busy year in the children and young people sector. Here is a rundown of the most-read stories published on the CYP Now website over the past 12 months.

Former ADCS president Alan Wood to retire

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  • Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Former president of the Association of Directors of Children's Services (ADCS) Alan Wood will retire from his post in Hackney at the end of the year, it has been announced.

New Year's Honours celebrate sector's work

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  • Thursday, January 2, 2014
The chief executive of Family Action is among more than 100 people, including youth workers, foster carers and health professionals, awarded a New Year's honour in recognition of their work with children and young people.

UK children's rights record fails to improve

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  • Wednesday, November 20, 2013
The UK's record on protecting children and young people's human rights has failed to improve over the past year because of systemic problems with government policy and public service delivery, the Children's Rights Alliance for England (CRAE) has said.

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