Keeping Children Safe in Education 2020

UPDATE The new Keeping Children Safe in Education for September 2020 has now been published

This video will help school understand the changes that have been made and what they need to do in response.


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Safeguarding and remote education – Govt. Guidance (April 2020)


In April 2020, the government issued guidance to schools about safeguarding and remote learning during the Coronavirus outbreak. In this video, specialist safeguarding consultant, Andrew Hall explains what the guidance means.

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Teaching online safety in school (DfE, June 2019)

The government has published a new guidance document ‘Teaching online safety in school (DfE, June 2019). It outlines to schools the importance of helping children and young people not only use the internet safely, but also give them opportunities to …

Keeping Children Safe in Education 2019

In June 2019, the government published the latest draft of the statutory guidance, Keeping Children Safe in Education, to come into force in September 2019. This update is simply to ensure that the guidance is consistent with other areas of …

Mental Health and Behaviour in Schools – November 2018

The introduction to ‘Mental Health and behaviour in schools' says that it will help schools identify ‘whether a child or young person’s behaviour…may be related to a mental health problem, and how to support them in these circumstances'. Unfortunately it …

Keeping Children Safe in Education 2018 (Additional Information)

Keeping Children Safe in Education 2018, came into force on the 3rd September 2018. The government had previously released a ‘for information' version in May 2018. The final version has some additional information. In this video, specialist safeguarding consultant, Andrew …

Disqualification by Association – September 2018

This information replaces previous guidance and came into force on 3rd September 2018

In this video, specialist safeguarding consultant, Andrew Hall, explains what the change to the Disqualification by Association legislation in September 2018 means for schools.

The outcome of …