Birmingham City Council

Government & Local Authority Websites

Government and Local Authority

Birmingham City Council:

Direct Gov:


Need to Know:

Stop it Now!:

Organisations, Charities and Support Groups

Education Otherwise:

Home Education Advisory Service:

Home Education UK -

National Association for Gifted Children:

Friends, Families and Travellers:

Special Educational Needs

Home Education Special:

National Association for Special Education Needs:

Independent Panel for Special Education Advice:

SEN Teacher

Scouts and Guides

The Scouts

The Girl Guides

Curriculum, Distance Learning and related activity

National Curriculum:

The Standards Site:

Curriculum Online:

Qualifications and Curriculum Development Authority (QCDA):

OCR (Oxford, Cambridge and RSA Examinations):

AQA (Assessment & Qualification Alliance):


The Open University:

National Extension College:

GCSE Private Candidates
(including info on exam centres)


General educational information

Birmingham Grid for Learning:

BBC Education: