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Bullying at school and the law - what your school and the police must do about bullying and how you should report it
Some forms of bullying are illegal and should be reported to the police.…
You should report bullying to your school in the first place - or someone…
Head teachers have the legal power to make sure pupils behave outside of…
There is no legal definition of bullying. However, it’s usually defined as…
Guidance for schools on preventing and responding to bullying.
Research into anti-bullying practices used by schools to prevent and tackle bullying, including case studies.
This report provides robust evidence on the characteristics of bullying victims based on a representative cohort of young people aged 14 to 16 attending secondary schools in England between 2004 and 2006.
You can be prosecuted if your child has unauthorised absence from school - truancy, help with getting your child to school, and legal action to enforce school attendance
…Schools can use it to encourage parents and carers to share their experiences of their child’s school.…
Support and training materials for schools to help train teachers on relationships, sex and health education.
Ofsted survey report identifying strategies that have helped schools prevent and tackle bullying.
How to order coronavirus (COVID-19) rapid lateral flow home test kits for twice-weekly testing.
Complain about a school - complaints process, when to complain to the Department for Education, the Education Funding Agency or Ofsted.
Schools can punish (discipline) pupils or exclude them - find out what schools are allowed to do, like search pupils for knives or drugs
Apply to register a children’s home, adoption or fostering agency, residential family centre or residential holiday scheme.
This project examines which strategies schools in England use to deal with episodes of bullying, which are supported by local authorities.
This guide gives a summary of what schools should expect and what they need to do as part of an Ofsted inspection.
A short guide for schools about how to respond to bullying connected with race or faith, whether it occurs online or offline.…
This page provides a collection of online media literacy resources.
Understand how to follow safeguarding procedures when planning remote education strategies and teaching remotely during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
A peer-support programme to help FE colleges share good practice and develop quality improvement priorities.
Findings from a mixed method evaluation of a programme to tackle and prevent homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying in schools.…
This report provides a review of evidence about what works in preventing homophobic, biphobic and transphobic (HBT) bullying in schools.
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