£3m spent on school ‘nurture units’

Almost 500 children at risk of falling behind in education are to benefit from extra help in new school facilities known as nurture units.
BBC News – Education & Family

Units ‘keep pupils out of jail’

The chief inspector of Scottish prisons calls for the creation of behaviour units in more schools to prevent young people ending up in jail.
BBC News – Education & Family

‘Make behaviour units academies’

The government’s expert adviser on behaviour in England calls for improvements in the “flawed” system for disruptive pupils taught outside mainstream schools.
BBC News – Education & Family