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PE01730: Registration of home educated children in Scotland

Education

Petitioner: Kenneth Drysdale

Status:
Open

Closing Date for Online Petition: 20 August 2019

Calling on the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to conduct an urgent review to identify children who are not registered with an Education Authority in Scotland and are being denied a basic human right to access an education suitable to age, ability and aptitude.

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