- Parents have the right to request a review of your governing board's decision not to reinstate a pupil after exclusion. This review is done by an independent review panel (IRP), convened by the local authority (LA) or academy trust. Get an overview of how the hearing will run and what the outcomes might be.
- Updated Be clear on the procedures for suspending a pupil, when you can lawfully do so, and who you must inform.
- Updated Certain exclusions require a panel to consider the headteacher's decision. Get an overview of the requirements and what role you play in the process.