A libertarian leaning, common preference seeking, pro-science, pro-critical rationalism, humanist blog, which is mainly, but by no means exclusively, about home educating in the UK.
Saturday, October 20, 2007
Problems with Truancy Patrols
A truancy officer in Gloucestershire returned a home educated child to her house. Full facts unknown at this point, but the debate in the comments is worth following for an airing of the issues involved. Read from the bottom up.
Badman Report (replicable) Part 1here. Badman Report (replicable) Part 2here Badman Review Contents Links here Badman's Recommendations: here. Badman's View of Legislation:here Badman Report PDF: here Badman's Letter to Sel. Com:here Briefing Paper on HE, Dec 09:here CSF Bill:here CSF Bill (pdf): here CSF Bill according to DCSF: here CSF Bill 2nd Reading Hansard:here CSF Bill Timetable:here CSF Bill - Compatibility with HRs:here CSF Bill - Legal Analysis: here CSF Bill - Research Paper:here CSF Bill Wikiversity:here CSF Sel Com Inquiry into Review:here Critique of Badman Report:here Critique of Badman Data:here DCSF Better Regulation Executive: here DCSF Consult. Responses:here DCSF Press Release: here DCSF Summary of Badman Info:here Ed Balls Letter to Badman:here Ed Balls, Ministerial Statement:here EO Briefing Paper on CSF Bill: here Gov't response to Badman review: here HEors Responses to Badman Review:here HE Review Responses Overview:here Home Education Review (Feb 09): here Impact Assessment: here Impact Assessment Critiques: here Improving Schools/Safeguarding Bill:here LA Questionnaires (x3)here. LA Responses to Questionnaires:here LAs (25) for Indepth 6 Questions:here Lit. Review for Badman Review:here Lobby a Lord:here Public Bill Committee:here Public Petition to Parliament:here SAOs under CSF Bill here S437 with Amendments, CSF bill: here Select Committee Hearing Part 1:here Select Committee Hearing Part 2: here Select Committee Report: here Select Committee Transcript Part 1:here Select Committee Transcript Part 2: here Sel. Com Seating Plan, Part 1:here Sel. Com Seating Plan, Part 2: here Summary/Critique of Badman Report:here Terms of Reference for the Review:here
For what to do next about the Children, Schools and Families Bill,go here.
DSCF Position Statement re SEN and HE
Active Lords: here AHEd HE Review Briefing Paper: here Badman's Request for More Evidence: here Bloggers and the MSM on Badman:here. Children's Rights Links:here Consultation Reg and Monitoring results:here Cost Implications of Review:here CSF Bill Briefing Pack:here DCSF Position Statement on CSF Bill: here DSCF Position Statement re SEN and HE:here Funding Problems with Badman Recs: here HE Children's Survey Results:here Parliamentary Stages of Gov't Bill:here Passage of Legislation:here Public Bill Committee: here Public Petitions FAQ:here Mark Field's EDM: here Mass Lobby: here Not Back to School Picnics:here Poll Results: here Review Panel Members:here Select Committee Submissions: here Suitable Education FOI results: here Stats on Suitable Education:here Stats on Abuse in HE Community:here The Timetable:here Transcript of Public Bill Committee:here Wikiversity, CSF Bill:here