This consultation ended 2 July 2015.
Details of outcome
The aim of this consultation is to receive feedback on the proposed, draft, Non-Statutory, Elective Home Education Guidance Document, for local authorities.
Most parents choose to send their children to school however some elect to educate their child within the home environment. The Minister for Education and Skills has decided to produce non statutory guidance which highlights good practice from local authorities and home educators.
This draft guidance has been developed in consultation with local authorities and the elective home-educating community to provide an opportunity for them to work together to build consensus and trust.