Support for parents, carers and schools to ensure that all children in the city get the education they need.
Find out about home education and how you can teach your child at home well.
The Hospital Teaching Service provides education for children of school age while they are in hospital.
We support children who are unable to go to school due to illness, recovery from an operation or pregnancy and motherhood.
Employers have to follow rules that say when children can work and the type of work they can do
Get permission so that a child of school age can work for you
You may need a performance licence or an exemption letter if you're putting on a performance or producing a show.
Children who perform need to be looked after by a chaperone. This can be a parent, carer or a registered chaperone
When children can and can't miss school and what happens if you take your child out of school for a holiday
If you get a fine, called a fixed penalty notice, because your child missed school you can pay it online.
Why it's important your child goes to school and what difference it makes to their learning.
How you'll find out if your child is taken out of school for breaking school rules and what you need to do
Get in touch with one of our teams for help and information.