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Curriculum provision and teaching hours in pupil referral units

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Last updated on 22 November 2016
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What do pupil referral units (PRUs) have to teach? We explain that PRUs must offer a ‘broad and balanced’ curriculum, and there is no minimum number of teaching hours in PRUs. We also look at examples of curriculum provision and teaching hours in secondary PRUs.

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  1. 1 PRUs must provide a 'broad and balanced' curriculum
  2. 2 No statutory minimum amount of teaching hours in PRUs
  3. 3 Examples of curriculum provision and teaching hours in secondary PRUs
  4. 4 Examples of curriculum provision in KS4 PRUs
  5. 5 Ofsted: what makes an effective curriculum in a PRU?

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