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  1. Call for reform of system treating children with SEN as mental health inpatients

    The report, Far Less Than They Deserve: Children With Learning Disabilities or Autism Living in Mental Health Hospitals, published by children's commissioner for England Anne Longfield, calls for reform...

  2. Inspectors call for DfE to step in over SEND failings in Surrey

    Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission (CQC) were so concerned about the failure of Surrey County Council to tackle rising absence rates that they have taken the unusual step of asking the Department for...

  3. Mayor launches new £15m youth funding round

    London mayor Sadiq Khan claims the new wave of funding from the Young Londoners Fund, will provide positive opportunities for up to 40,000 young people. The fund is part of a package of measures aimed...

  4. Adopted children perform better in school than looked-after peers

    New Department for Education data was added to the outcome data for children looked after by local authorities in England, to include children who have left care through an adoption, special guardianship...

  5. MoJ analysis reveals trends in prolific youth offending

    Almost 80 per cent of adult prolific offenders received their first caution or conviction as a juvenile, the Prolific Offenders Criminal Pathway: Prison Events & Offender Needs report finds. Prolific...