Guidance

Behaviour and discipline in schools

Guidance for school leaders and staff on developing a school behaviour policy, and a checklist of actions to take to encourage good behaviour.

Detail

This guidance is for school leaders and school staff.

It applies to all schools and explains the powers members of staff have to discipline pupils.

The ‘Getting things right’ document is a checklist of actions to take to encourage good behaviour in pupils.

See also ‘Behaviour and discipline in schools: guidance for governing bodies’.