1 Apr 2019

How can the lives of children excluded from school be turned around?

Social Affairs Editor and Presenter

One of the issues raised at today’s knife crime summit was the role of school exclusions.

According to the Children’s Commissioner, 100,000 children are barred from mainstream education every year. But what are the options for those who are excluded?

We have been to an alternative provision academy which aims to turn around the lives of children who’ve been rejected from other schools.