Alternative provision and pupil referral units

Statutory guidance for local authorities and other alternative provision providers (AP). Dealing with children with special educational needs.

Guidance and regulation

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News and communications

  1. Alternative provision: progress made, but more still to be done
  2. Alternative provision: overhaul to fix ‘broken system’ and improve standards
  3. Academy freedoms for pupil referral units
  4. First special and alternative provision free schools given the green light
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Policy papers and consultations

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