Research and analysis

Allegations of abuse against teachers and non-teaching staff

Research into the scale and nature of allegations of abuse made against teachers and non‐teaching staff in schools.



This research also investigates the processes for handling these allegations at the local authority and school level. The findings are based on evidence from a census of local authority designated officers (LADOs) in 2011 and work in 34 schools and 20 local authority areas.

Published 29 March 2012