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The Oxford University study found that black Caribbean pupils, including those with mixed heritage, are twice as likely to be identified as having a social, emotional or mental health need as...
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Through educational, health and care (EHC) plans the cost of support for children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) is met by health services and from council social care...
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Frontline remains a two-year programme which requires participants to stay in their host local authority […]The post The Frontline programme: Year two policy appeared first on Frontline....
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The new Home Office-backed youth advocates programme is already equipping local role models in London with key skills, according to a statement. Topics including safeguarding, defusing con...
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The Family Drug and Alcohol Court (FDAC) National Unit was forced to close in September last year, after Department for Education (DfE) funding was withdrawn. Charities had feared the FDAC...
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The investment will more than double the number of cadets in London, from 235 to 500 and ensure every borough has a fire cadet unit.  In total 15 new London Fire Brigade run units will be ...
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The Local Government Information Unit (LGiU) annual State of Local Government Finance Survey of council leaders found that children's services and education is the top immediate financial pre...
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3 days ago
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The National Deaf Children's Society (NDCS) analysis of government data, found that the average GCSE grade for deaf children is 3.9, which used to be known as a grade D. For a child withou...
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Focus groups will be held across the country over the coming month to help identify ways to improve conditions for childcare workers. Early years sector organisation the Pre-school Learning...
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4 days ago
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Conservative MP for Tonbridge and Malling Tom Tugendhat yesterday introduced a 10-minute rule bill in parliament, in a bid to give judges the power to impose life sentences. Currently in c...
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New strengths based practice framework launches In January 2017, I was very pleased to host a roundtable event with the Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE). We had joined forces to explore wha...
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5 days ago
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A report by the House of Lords European Union select committee is calling on the government for clarification on post-Brexit funding and UK involvement in the EU's Erasmus+ youth study and tr...
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A look at the difficulties faced by people in prison who have been in care, and the emerging programmes of work that are aiming to support this often overlooked group....
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Nearly 60 per cent of local authorities slashed drug and alcohol treatment budgets for adults last year - moves described as a "false economy" by a cross-party group of MPs. The all-party p...
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6 days ago
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Robert Halfon, chair of the commons education select committee, said change was needed because of a "complete disconnect between our education system and the 21st century world of work" - and...
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The introduction of a national strategy is a central recommendation of the Commons science and technology committee report on evidence-based early years intervention, which was released last ...
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The new Legal Support Action Plan, published by the Ministry of Justice, follows a post-implementation review of legal aid reforms introduced under the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of...
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Torbay Council's children's services, which was rated by Ofsted as "inadequate" in 2015 and again in June 2018, was taken over by Plymouth City Council in April last year. But inspectors ...
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Despite the government's "good intentions", its "confused approach" to early years education is widening the attainment gap between better and worse-off children, claims the commons education...
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RT @researchIP: Our Research and Policy Update this month focuses on the challenges, approaches and priorities associated with supporting f…
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Analysis of a pilot involving 30 councils and care organisations, found that training using VR headsets also helped improve the support carers and professionals offer children in care. For ...
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