November 27, 2017 by dontbringlulubook
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.