Enquire allowed me to understand what my child was entitled to educationally and how the school should be supporting my son – helped relieve my anxieties.
Exclusion should not be used as a way to cope with a child’s additional support needs. A school can only exclude a pupil for certain reasons: The school thinks that order and discipline in the school and the education of the other pupils will be badly affected if your child continues to attend there. The [read more...]
Sometimes schools use different ways to describe, or give different reasons for, removing a child from school. These may include: sending a child home early cooling-off period informal exclusion short-term suspension the child cannot cope with a full day. Schools do not always think of these as formal exclusions but they should record them and [read more...]