Safe Survey #safeguarding

Thank you to everyone who helped suggest some questions for my safe survey. Today I introduced it to the school. Here is my assembly and the questions, hope other schools will find it useful. I am using Monkey Survey to collect the results. Good morning please sit down. I would like you to think about […]

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My assembly #bullying or #sexual harassment

One of my main concerns is bullying and I have spent a lot of time talking with pupils about the affects and problems related to bullying. With this in mind I would like to tell you a story about a girl called Louise. Louise was 12 when she changed school. She came from Aldershot an […]

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Aftermath of a guest speaker #pshe

I really enjoy and value having guest speakers come into school and talk to the pupils. They can inspire and educate. They can also enlighten pupils who have a very narrow experience of life. But they can touch a nerve and be a little to close to home. We have a 6th social coming up, […]

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Homesickness #boarding school ( mainly focused on girl houses)

Boarders are about to return to school and many boarding staff are busy trying to make sure that homesickness doesn’t kick in. Here are my top tips. I know it sounds stupid, but sticker books have worked a treat for the first few days. Many a 6th former has have looked at me like I was […]

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Sexting #safety #KCSiE

Sexting is mentioned a lot in the new KCSiE. It is something that schools have been covering in their #PSHE lessons for some time but the topic can be challenging to educate pupils in. The main reason is that pupils have a very different view on what teachers are talking about. In the KCSiE and the extra […]

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