Open consultation

Home education: call for evidence and revised DfE guidance

Summary

Call for evidence on greater oversight of children whose parents elect to educate them at home, and consultation on revised DfE guidance documents.

This consultation is being held on another website.

This consultation closes at

Consultation description

This consultation has 2 parts.

The first is a call for evidence on issues connected with elective home education. In particular:

  • registration of children educated at home
  • monitoring of home education provision
  • support for home educators

The second part is seeking comments on draft versions of 2 DfE guidance documents about elective home education. One is designed for local authorities and the other for parents.

Published 10 April 2018