Correspondence relating to elective home education

Mr Jenkins made this Freedom of Information request to Staffordshire County Council

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Dear Staffordshire County Council,

Can you please let me have all correspondence to and from the council relating to elective home education for period 01/03/12
- 01/06/12.

Yours faithfully,

Mr Jenkins

Wiles, Michelle (L&D), Staffordshire County Council

Dear Mr Jenkins

Re Freedom of Information Act 2000

Thank you for your recent request made under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

From the information described, we have been unable to identify the information you require.

Currently your request is very general and does not allow us to adequately search for the information you require - could you please clarify your request more specifically?

A lot of our home education information is available on our webpage: http://education.staffordshire.gov.uk/Cu... which may be useful to you.

The Freedom of Information Act 2000 requires that we deal with requests such as this within 20 working days. We are not required to include any time whilst waiting for clarification of a request. We will endeavour to proceed with your request as soon as you supply the information required. If we have not received a reply within three months we will treat this request as cancelled.

Please contact me if you have any queries or require any advice and assistance regarding this request.

Yours Sincerely

Michelle K Wiles
Access to Information Officer

Information Governance Unit
Staffordshire County Council
Staffordshire Place
Wedgwood Building - Block A
Tipping Street
Stafford
ST16 2DH

Tel: 01785 854123
Email: [email address]

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Dear Wiles, Michelle (L&D),

I am most interested in correspondence to and from, but not necessarily confined to:

- the DfE
- any education or welfare professionals and consultants
- other organisations
- individuals

relating to the clarification of or changes in policy and legislation relating to home education.

Yours sincerely,

Mr Jenkins

Wiles, Michelle (L&D), Staffordshire County Council

Dear Mr Jenkins

Re Freedom of Information Act 2000

Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 28th June.

We have completed the search of our records and please find a copy of the information you requested enclosed.

All policy documents can be seen on the Elective Home Education website: http://education.staffordshire.gov.uk/Cu...

All revisions of protocols will be available from September 2012.

If you have any queries or require any further information please do not hesitate to contact me.

In the first instance if you have any comments relating to how your request has been handled by our authority, please write to Philip Jones, Head of Information Governance, Wedgwood Building, Block A, Tipping Street, Stafford, ST16 2DH.

If you have any further comments relating to how your request has been handled by our authority, please contact the Information Commissioner, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF.

Yours Sincerely

Michelle K Wiles
Access to Information Officer

Information Governance Unit
Staffordshire County Council
Staffordshire Place
Wedgwood Building - Block A
Tipping Street
Stafford
ST16 2DH

Tel: 01785 854123
Email: [email address]

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Dear Wiles, Michelle (L&D),

Unfortunately this does not answer the question that I asked, which was regarding correspondence not policy documentation.

If it would be helpful to see how the Department for Education responded to a similar request, please use this link:

http://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/co...

Yours sincerely,

Mr Jenkins

Wiles, Michelle (L&D), Staffordshire County Council

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I will return on the 14th August. My emails and answerphone will not be monitored in this time.

Please contact Lian Stibbs - [email address] in my absense.
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Wiles, Michelle (L&D), Staffordshire County Council

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Dear Mr Jenkins,

Re Freedom of Information Act 2000

Please find attached emails and letters which are regarding correspondence about Policy changes. The letters are generic ones sent out which are populated with addresses and names.

If you have any queries or require any further information please do not hesitate to contact me.

In the first instance if you have any comments relating to how your request has been handled by our authority, please write to Philip Jones, Head of Information Governance, Wedgwood Building, Block A, Tipping Street, Stafford, ST16 2DH.

If you have any further comments relating to how your request has been handled by our authority, please contact the Information Commissioner, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF.

Yours Sincerely

Michelle K Wiles
Access to Information Officer

Information Governance Unit
Staffordshire County Council
Staffordshire Place
Wedgwood Building - Block A
Tipping Street
Stafford
ST16 2DH

Tel: 01785 854123
Email: [email address]

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