On November 8th 2016 the BBC reported that Sir Michael Wilshaw – soon to leave his post as head of Ofsted – had concerns about “illegal schools” catering for vulnerable excluded children, using poorly qualified staff. The Guardian link is here.
This blog post sets out the amendments proposed by the Minister Lord Nash to the Children and Social Work Bill in early November 2016. The amendments dealt with not-for-profit companies, reference to welfare of children, and setting up an expert panel. Continue reading →