Towards a child-centred system
With the Munro report concluded, the government provides its response. Here we summarise what’s planned to improve our child protection procedures.
Health and Safety
The government promised to keep it short and snappy. They are keeping to their word. The document ‘Health and Safety: department for education advice on legal duties and powers for local authorities, head teachers, staff and governing bodies’ is only eight pages long.
Ofsted Survey Evaluates The Use Of Off-Site Alternative Provision
What happens to excluded pupils is set to change. This Ofsted survey evaluates the use of off-site alternative provision.
A safeguarding reminder
Safeguarding responsibilities are changing, but not drastically as perhaps some people think. Here, ISA the Independent Safeguarding Authority, reminds us of what we still should be doing.
The Pitstop Project
Children in care are a priority. They’ve been targeted for additional support throughout children’s services, and yet it often goes wrong. In this article, Solly Solamito tells us what MTFC can do to put things right.
A policy driven by prejudice
We've covered many examples of and views about early intervention in ECU. In this article Dr. Ellie Lee explains why we should be very cautious about adopting this ‘prejudice against parents’ policy.