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Discipline committee meetings: procedures

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Last updated on 8 May 2017
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Are there guidelines for managing exclusion hearings? We relay advice from the DfE and our associate education experts on how to carry out a meeting about a pupil’s exclusion. We have also created a flowchart with an example of a procedure for the meeting.

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  1. 1 Discipline committees
  2. 2 Who should attend
  3. 3 Before the meeting
  4. 4 Procedure for the meeting: flow chart
  5. 5 What to consider 
  6. 6 Making a decision
  7. 7 Notifying parties about a decision

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