Safeguarding pupils

Keeping children safe in education, including guidance around drugs, radicalisation and gangs.


  1. Report teacher misconduct

    Complain about a teacher - who can complain, how to complain, report teacher misconduct, attend a teacher misconduct hearing

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Keeping children safe in education
  2. Working together to safeguard children
  3. Child abuse concerns: guide for practitioners
  4. Protecting children from radicalisation: the prevent duty
  5. Inspecting safeguarding in early years, education and skills
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News and communications

  1. Children and Families Minister speaks at safeguarding conference
  2. Birmingham and Tower Hamlets school inspections: advice note
  3. Birmingham schools: update from Nicky Morgan
  4. Review: possible warnings about extremism in Birmingham schools
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Research and statistics

  1. Prevent and counter-extremism in general further education colleges
  2. Sexual exploitation of children: Ofsted thematic report
  3. Allegations of abuse against teachers and non-teaching staff
  4. Community cohesion and PREVENT: how have schools responded?
  5. UK resilience programme evaluation: second interim report
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Keeping children safe in education: proposed revisions
  2. Working Together to Safeguard Children: revisions to statutory guidance
  3. Keeping children safe in education: proposed changes
  4. Working together to safeguard children: revisions
  5. Keeping children safe in education
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. Safeguarding children and young people: memorandum of understanding between Ofsted and DfE
  2. Powers of entry: Department for Education report
  3. Safeguarding children and safer recruitment in education
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