School Exclusions and Alternative Provision APPG

First Registered: 04/11/2020 • Last updated on: 17/11/2021

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To improve outcomes for vulnerable children by facilitating upstream working to reduce preventable exclusions and improve the quality of education for children excluded from school.

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Recent Documents related to School Exclusions and Alternative Provision

1. Barnardo's - written evidence
27/03/2019 - Inquiry: Knife crime - Education Committee
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Found: range of alternative provision services such as residential and day schools and community school. Barnardo’s

2. Association of School and College Leaders - written evidence
30/04/2019 - Inquiry: Knife crime - Education Committee
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Found: Written evidence - Association of School and College Leaders   Rt Hon Robert Halfon MP Chair, Education

3. Off-rolling in English schools
10/05/2019 - Parliamentary Research

Found: what it is and extent 2. Ofsted, Office of the School Adjudicator, and Children™s Commissioner concerns

4. HMCI commentary on knife crime
12/03/2019 - Ofsted
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Found: Ofsted's report on knife crime. The report looks at exclusions, working with agencies and education about staying

5. Letter from Geoff Barton, General Secretary of the Association of School and College Leaders, on knife crime and school exclusions, 11 April 2019
30/04/2019 - Inquiry: Knife crime - Education Committee
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Found: recent oral evidence session on knife crime and exclusions. Like you, we are extremely concerned about

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Recent Speeches related to School Exclusions and Alternative Provision

1. School Exclusions
26/02/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: move,That this House has considered school exclusions.It is a pleasure to serve under your - Speech Link
2: to be a welcome dropping off in the number of exclusions. Does the hon. Lady agree that we need a fundamental - Speech Link

2. Timpson Review of School Exclusion
16/09/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: of the recommendations of the Timpson Review of School Exclusion.I am delighted to have secured - Speech Link

3. Timpson Review of School Exclusion
07/05/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: the publication of the Timpson review on school exclusions. Last March, the Government commissioned Edward - Speech Link

4. School Exclusions and Youth Violence
28/01/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: between exclusions and violence, and the role of pupil referral units and alternative provision.This - Speech Link
2: parents think that when their child is excluded from school they are at risk from youth violence. This suggests - Speech Link
3: to be excluded, they are not only excluded from school; they can sometimes feel like they are absolutely - Speech Link

5. School Exclusion: Timpson Review
07/05/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: Timpson’s review found excellent practice across the school system but also variation across different schools - Speech Link

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Recent Questions related to School Exclusions and Alternative Provision
1. School Exclusions Review
asked by: Lord Watson of Invergowrie
26/04/2021
... how many of the 30 recommendations made in the report they have implemented.

2. School Exclusions Review
asked by: Preet Kaur Gill
29/04/2021
... what progress he has made in implementing the recommendations of the Timpson Review on school exclusions.

3. School Exclusions Review
asked by: Peter Kyle
11/06/2021
... published in May 2019.

4. School Exclusions Review
asked by: Paula Barker
16/11/2021
... what his planned timetable is for completing implementation of the commitments made in response to The Timpson review of school exclusion.

5. School Exclusions Review
asked by: Edward Timpson
10/02/2020
... published May 2019.

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7 Current APPG Officers
Andy Carter Portrait
Andy Carter
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Warrington South
Joined: 4th November 2020
Lord Storey Portrait
Lord Storey
Co-Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 4th November 2020
Lord Knight of Weymouth Portrait
Lord Knight of Weymouth
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 4th November 2020
Jonathan Gullis Portrait
Jonathan Gullis
Vice Chair
Conservative - Stoke-on-Trent North
Joined: 4th November 2020
Sarah Jones Portrait
Sarah Jones
Officer
Labour - Croydon Central
Joined: 4th November 2020
No other APPG Memberships
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Andy Carter MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 3000.

Email: andy.carter.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Alice Wilcock, The Centre for Social Justice, Ground Floor East Kings Buildings, 16 Smith Square, London SW1P 3HQ. Tel: 07864 622 539

Email: alice.wilcock@centreforsocialjustice.org.uk

Secretariat:

The Centre for Social Justice acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.centreforsocialjustice.org.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
12 Oct 2020
Source
The Centre for Social Justice
Description
Secretariat   From : 12/10/2020 To : 11/10/2021
Value
£13,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the School Exclusions and Alternative Provision APPG