2 What’s going wrong in mainstream schools?
The rise in exclusions and pupils being educated in alternative provision
The causes of an increase in exclusions and referrals to alternative provision
A lack of early intervention and support
An increase in mental health needs
Off-rolling, Progress 8 and a narrowing curriculum.
3 The process of exclusion and referral
School powers and pupils’ and parents’ rights
Children getting to the right place at the right time
Commissioning of alternative provision
4 What does good alternative provision look like?
Recruitment and training of teachers
Continuing professional development
5 Successful outcomes and destinations
Conclusions and recommendations
List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament
Published: 25 July 2018