Research reports 2011 - Improving the attendance of Looked After Children

Date published: 30 June 2011

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) were commissioned to undertake this research project to understand how the education system can improve the attendance at post-primary school of Looked After Children. The objectives of the research were to establish the underlying causes of and influences on non-attendance; identify and review research into any association between non-attendance at school and underachievement; collate and disseminate information on effective approaches and actions to improve attendance among this group.

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