Fe Mukwamba-Sendall

PhD student

Research Overview

Local authority education officers perceptions of Elective Home Education (EHE): how this impinges on both their professional practice and their professional relationships with home educators. Consideration of: officers understanding of the relevant legislation and guidance pertaining to EHE; how officer’s perception of welfare and safeguarding concerns in respect of the home educated child arise and the effect on their practice; officers understanding of the nature and practice of EHE. Consideration of how EHE families perceive the role of the officers and their practices as it affects them.