Nacro response to the Education Committee's inquiry on Alternative Provision

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25 July 2018
Offenders, Education and Skills, Children and Young People
Social welfare
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Nacro would like to see high quality, smaller bridging AP units to take young people from aged 14 or 16 through to the world of work, academic careers or further education/apprenticeships.

The emphasis of these units would be to manage barriers to learning so that young people can quickly catch up and progress, and to enable them to re-engage through having exposure to a more vocational environment and a range of careers-based experiences, such as a supported work-placement or technical provision.

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