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27 Sep '14

News The school with no rules that teaches the unteachable

Documentary goes beyond the school gates at Ian Mikardo high school, where boys deemed unteachable are making a fresh startIan Mikardo High School, in Londons east end, is the end of the line, a special school for boys aged 11-16, who have been deemed unteachable.The boys, who have severe social, emotional and behavioural difficulties, are among the most troubled and troubling children in the country and have been excluded from their previous, mainstream schools. They are also about to appear on television, as the subjects of the latest documentary tracing the everyday ups and downs of school-life, following the hugely popular Educating Yorkshire, Essex and now the East End. Continue reading...

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