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  • Multi-disciplinary approach to AP

    18th April 2017

    School leaders offered new multi-disciplinary solution to alternative provision

    Managing reducing school budgets whilst delivering a high standard of education to children is an ongoing challenge faced by many senior leaders – one which, in some instances, is further compounded when a pupil has a number of complex needs and for which the traditional classroom setting does not work.

    The Diverse Alternative Provision Academy (DAPA) is a new ‘free school’ bid being led by the Diverse Academies Learning Partnersh

  • Free school bid launched

    6th February 2017

    Nottinghamshire-based free school bid set to provide specialist support for vulnerable children

    A new ‘free school’ bid led by the Diverse Academies Learning Partnership (DALP) – a Nottinghamshire-based multi academy trust – is set to address the quality gap in educational provision for vulnerable and disengaged children across the region.

    All schools have a responsibility to ensure that every child and young person has access to high quality education. Alternative provision – education provided outside of ma