Every Child Update Issue 15
Download the complete Every Child Update Issue 15 here.
Athough the Equality Act 2010 is already legislation, many aspects of it are still to be implemented. The general duties are set out in the Act but the specifc duties require secondary legislation. These child file materials might be used to help you comply with the Act: Assessing relevance, Equality information, Gaps in equality information, Access to information, Equality objectives.
Chance UK is an intervention programme in the UK that has been collecting evidence to demonstrate the effectiveness of what they do. Here, Matt Collins tells us how they’ve gone about being ‘proven’.
The principle of collecting and using evidence of what works is nothing new. The Institute for Effective Education has been doing it for years. In this article, Jonathan Haslan, Manager of Dissemination, gives us his view of the Graham Allen review.
Cases of obesity in children are growing. Nothing seems to be working, so what else can we try? This ground-breaking research makes some controversial suggestions.
Do schools know which of their pupils has a parent in prison? Many don’t. Families in this situation are usually anxious to hide their predicament away. In Warwickshire multi-agency services have been meeting together to find some solutions.
It’s all changing in relation to vetting and barring. We knew it was coming as the coalition government announced in June 2010 that the planned implementation of the VBS was to be halted pending a review.
The SEN Green Paper is a long-awaited consultation. It doesn’t disappoint in its capacity for change and does represent a radical review of the way in which SEN is addressed.