Independent Review Panel and First-Tier Tribunal Exclusion Appeals System

This was a qualitative research project to compare the experiences of parties involved in challenges to permanent exclusion decisions through independent review panels with those pursued through the First-tier Tribunal from September 2012. This involved face to face interviews with parents/pupils and telephone interviews with schools.

Dates: October 2012 - October 2013

Funding: £60,038

Project team

Senior research fellow
Research Fellow
Director, CEIR

Client or Funder

Department for Education