#Safeguarding leavers – when should you pass on info to #FE institutes

DSL are used to transferring information when a child moves school but what happens when they go to university?  Is it the same? Looking through the  KCSiE 2016, the Data Protection Act 1998 and Information sharing Advice for practitioners providing safeguarding services to children, young people, parents and carers March 2015 its not as clear cut. […]

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My top 8 Interesting Questions that pupils have asked in #pshe

Pupils can ask some interesting questions in PSHE. I teach 16yr olds and 6th form students and here are a few of my favourite. 0. What does cum taste like? 0. Do normal condoms taste ok? 0. Can you loose a condom inside you? How do you get it out? 0. What are piles? 0. […]

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6 Simple questions to ask pupils when dealing with sexting #safeguarding

A 14 yr old pupil discloses that they have been involved in sexting.  As staff we know that this illegal, but what do we really do about it? Here are some simple questions to help you work out what to do next. 1, Is the image of a severe or extreme nature? Obviously you don’t want […]

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Dangerous Apps for Kids #e-safety #pshe

New advice has just been issued for parents, warning them about their children using an app called “musical.ly”.  The week before it was “Kik” and last month it was “Vine”. Next month it will be a different app. I am not sure I can keep up. But then I am old and therefore untrendy, so if I understand it / […]

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