There are lots of reasons why a young person might need some extra help to thrive at school. They might have problems at home. They might suffer from anxiety or other mental health issues that mean they switch off and struggle to focus or express themselves. Some young people feel there’s just no point.
Every year more and more young people become disengaged with their education. Often it’s not their fault, and it’s not fair so many are left to deal with the knock-on effects for the rest of their lives.