English Consultations

The consultations below are now closed

English Consultations

This page is a archive of materials relevant to past English consultations relevant to Elective Home Education. These are:


On 2 April 2019, the Department for Education published its response to last year’s EHE consultation and Call for Evidence. It seems to think the period when many experienced EHE parents are preparing their children for national examinations is the best time to consult them on its future intentions!

Here are links to the relevant documents and other resources.

(Note: Information on previous consultations are listed below the current one.)

Children not in school [2019]

Closing date: 24 June 2019

Official web page

On-line Response Form

The following documents were published as part of the consultation:

PDF Documents by the HE Byte Team:

Elective home education: call for evidence 2018 response

Official web page

Elective home education: call for evidence 2018 response [PDF]

The following documents were published alongside the above.

They are listed on the following page:

Elective home education – GOV.UK [Revised Guidance]

Bytes commenting on the response to the 2018 consultation, the new guidance and the 2019 Children Not in School consultation:


 

2018

Home Education – Call for Evidence and revised DfE guidance [2018]

Official web page

Closing date: 2 July 2018

Bytes:

PDF Documents by the HE Byte Team:


 

Integrated Communities Strategy green paper [2018]

Official web page

Closing date: 5 June 2018

Our initial comment: Integrated Communities Strategy Green Paper & EHE (Byte, 14 Mar)