Training for Previously Looked After Children

There is a range of training offered for professionals and parents who are working with previously looked-after children. 


Previously Looked After Children Training

The Virtual School offers education training for parents and guardians of previously looked after children alongside Adoption East Midlands. Please see details of further training below.

Promoting the Education of previously looked after children – training for parents of adoptive children and special guardianships

Training to raise the understanding and awareness in respect to the role and duties of key people (designated teachers and Virtual Schools) in promoting and supporting the educational achievement of previously looked after children.

The training will consider and explore the role of key people in promoting the education of previously looked after children, school admission arrangements, attendance and exclusions, special education needs and disabilities, Personal Education Plans and Pupil Premium Plus.


For enquiries and bookings:  contact Yewande Reece on 07908435518 or email:

Transition in Education Training 

This training is designed to support parents and guardians of previously looked after children with:

  • Thinking about the variety of transitions within your child’s education setting.
  • Thinking about imminent school transition.
  • Thinking about the impact of these transitions and what can be done to support your child.
  • Thinking about who can help you with your child’s needs around transition.

Training Date:  Tuesday 26 April 2022

Time:   09.30 – 12.30 pm

Venue:  Microsoft Teams

Delivered by:    Adoption East Midlands

For enquiries and bookings:  email or tel 0115 8044500