Are managed moves beneficial?
'Managed Moves' have been around for many years but, in recent times, they seem to be increasingly popular. The 2012 Government document 'Exclusion from schools and pupil referral units in England' discusses how they can be used by schools for pupils at risk of a permanent exclusion as a 'fresh start'.
The concept of a fresh start is, at heart, very positive because it acknowledges the need for young people to get another chance within mainstream education. There may be several external factors about a school which have led to a