School attendance

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Thursday, May 17, 2018

20 million school days missed by pupils last autumn, figures reveals

20 million school days missed by pupils last autumn, figures reveals

New statistics show a slight rise in children skipping lessons without permission while the number of youngsters who are "persistently absent" also increased.

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer in heated argument with term-time holiday dad Jon Platt over Supreme Court ruling

Julia Hartley-Brewer in heated argument with term-time holiday dad Jon Platt over Supreme Court ruling

Julia in heated argument with term-time holiday dad Jon Platt

Father Jon Platt has lost a Supreme Court battle, as it upheld the decision to fine him over taking his daughter out of school for a week long holiday, which was unauthorised