Category inclusion

Case study sixteen: Willowbank

Brief Description of The Provision Willowbank is part of the additional support needs provision in North Lanarkshire.   It is located in Coatbridge and is within easy travelling distance of most young people in the LA.. It is a non-denominational, co-educational resource providing full-time and part-time day placements for up to 50 young people of secondary […]

Why are alternatives needed?

Young people who are on the edges of formal schooling frequently tell researchers that: the curriculum on offer is not interesting or relevant they are bored teachers are disinterested in them discipline is unfair they have been bullied or ridiculed and the school has done nothing to support them or has been unable to support […]