Number of special needs children schooled at home on the rise in UK

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November 27, 2017 by dontbringlulubook

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In the last five years, their numbers have grown by 57% across England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Almost a thousand children with recognised needs are waiting for a school place.

Ministers in England say they’re investing to improve the system.

An investigation by BBC Breakfast has revealed the highest increase in children with a statement, or equivalent, being educated at home in England – at 64 percent.

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