Child Files Focus on bullying
In this Child File we provide some ideas and pro formas to help you tackle bullying and to help raise awareness about what Ofsted will expect in terms of a school’s approach to bullying. Child File 1 Contents and bullying in the new inspection framework Child File 2 Recording incidents – pro forma and notes Child File 3 Monitoring bullying incidents - pro forma and notes Child File 4 Menu of ideas
Worldwide Young Women
In this article ECU describes an exciting, work-based programme aimed at encouraging young women to cooperate with one another and become more self-aware.
Why do pupils truant? In this article Peter Gibson provides some answers from the latest tackling truancy survey.
The review of best practice in parental engagement
How can schools best develop a parental engagement strategy? In this article Dr. Janet Goodall highlights some of the findings reported in the literature review, ‘Best Practice in Parental Engagement’.
Stoke Speaks Out
Communication is everybody’s business. Janet Cooper describes how agencies in Stoke worked together to address language delay.
DfE and ACPO Drug Advice for Schools
This advice is aimed at headteachers and school staff. It is produced on the same basis as the government’s behaviour guidance, being a very succinct publication that aims to strip away any unnecessary detail.
The Government Response to the Family Justice Review: A System with children and families at its heart
Ministry of Justice and DfE, February 2012 David Norgrove and the Family Justice Review Panel have produced their Interim and Final reports.
Child neglect in 2011
The annual review by Action for Children in partnership with the University of Stirling. (January 2012) Burgess, et al. aims to establish a baseline of the current situation for neglected children across the UK. It calls for ‘an effective, integrated and early response to neglected children’.