The British government has changed the law so that Principals can no longer allow absence outside of school holidays.
The new law was bought in because of concerns that some kids were missing school for family holidays during term time when it’s cheaper.
Over 125,000 people in Britain have signed a petition against the new law.
With New Zealand’s summer holidays just around the corner we would like to know what readers of Kiwi Kids News think about this issue.
Should parents be allowed to take holidays whenever they want?
Have your parents ever taken you out of school so that you could have a family holiday?
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