Birmingham faces intervention on SEND

By Heather Jameson | 27 July 2021

Birmingham City Council faces a further intervention after a damning Ofsted report revealed it was not making progress.

The report, by Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission, found the council had failed to improve on 12 of the 13 ‘areas of significant weakness’ identified in 2018.

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