Children 'locked in class'

Teachers at Woodlands School in Aspley, Nottingham, locked pupils in classrooms to stop them from running out of classes, according to a report by Ofsted.

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Head teacher says children 'locked in class' were not in danger

We can make excuses and say perhaps it was the pressure of the inspection on the day but we are profoundly put out that we did not get it right for the pupils and the local community.

We recognise that mistake but it's not endemic in the school in any shape or form.

– John Dyson, Executive head teacher at Woodlands School, speaking to the Nottingham Post

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