A new report released by the Children’s Commissioner for England highlights the lack of systematic oversight for home-educated children in England. It also shows a huge increase in children disappearing from schools to be educated at home, with the numbers more than doubling since 2013.
The Traveller Movement analysed Department for Education statistics detailing pupil population characteristics in January 2015 across England.
Issues and comments raised during the Q&A session with a range of contributions.
Key issues and recommendations.
The Traveller Movement welcome the proposals to amend the current ethnic category of Gypsy/Roma in the schools pupil census.