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Achieving the Careers Provision Requirements and Expectations

Achieving the Careers Provision Requirements and Expectations

This article provides advice for schools on how to meet the requirements for delivering careers provision in line with the Gatsby Benchmarks.

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Data Security Breach Flowchart

Data Security Breach Flowchart

This flowchart provides succinct, easy-to-follow and actionable guidance regarding the steps to take in the event of a data security breach or cyber-attack, in line with advice from the ICO.

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Asbestos Management: What Schools Need to Know

Asbestos Management: What Schools Need to Know

This document provides a comprehensive guide to what schools need to do in order to manage asbestos effectively and in compliance with the law.

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FGM Mandatory Reporting - Making a Report

FGM Mandatory Reporting - Making a Report

This document outlines the mandatory legal requirements on health and social care professionals and teachers to report known cases of FGM experienced by under 18s, which they identify in work, to the police.

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Up-to-speed on: Secondary Accountability Measures

Up-to-speed on: Secondary Accountability Measures

Everything you need to know about how secondary accountability measures have changed in the DfE's October 2018 guidance.

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Up-to-speed on: Ofsted’s School Inspection Handbook

Up-to-speed on: Ofsted’s School Inspection Handbook

This article brings schools up-to-speed on Ofsted's section 5 'School inspection handbook'.

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Up-to-Speed On: Keeping Children Safe in Education 2018

Up-to-Speed On: Keeping Children Safe in Education 2018

Quick guide summarising the key changes to Keeping Children Safe in Education (KCSIE) 2018 and the safeguarding requirements for schools.

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Demonstrating the Impact of the PE and Sport Premium to Ofsted

Demonstrating the Impact of the PE and Sport Premium to Ofsted

Guidance from our Ofsted expert on how to demonstrate that you have used the PE and sport premium to create a positive impact on your pupils and PE and sport provision.

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Ofsted Inspection Update: Special Edition September 2018

Ofsted Inspection Update: Special Edition September 2018

This article outlines what has been highlighted to inspectors in their September 2018 update, ensuring schools are up-to-date with the latest on how Ofsted is conducting inspections.

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Changes to Disqualification Under the Childcare Act 2006 From 31 August 2018

Changes to Disqualification Under the Childcare Act 2006 From 31 August 2018

This article outlines the key changes made to the DfE's its ‘Disqualification under the Childcare Act 2006’ statutory guidance.

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Key changes to ‘Working Together to Safeguard Children’ 2018

Key changes to ‘Working Together to Safeguard Children’ 2018

This article summarises the new and clarified information that is most relevant to educational providers, ensuring you are up-to-date and able to manage any new or adjusted requirements.

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The Mental Health Green Paper Consultation Response – What Schools Need to Know

The Mental Health Green Paper Consultation Response – What Schools Need to Know

This article summarises the government's response to the 'Transforming children and young people’s mental health provision: a green paper’ consultation - highlighting the key information for schools.

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Sharing Safeguarding Information – Advice for Schools

Sharing Safeguarding Information – Advice for Schools

This article offers advice for schools to help you decide when and how to share information for safeguarding purposes, in line with guidance from the DfE.

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Separating Pupils by Gender in Mixed Schools – Lawful and Unlawful Practice

Separating Pupils by Gender in Mixed Schools – Lawful and Unlawful Practice

This article breaks down the DfE’s expectations of schools that separate pupils by gender, outlining what is considered lawful and unlawful practice.

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Changes to the Early Education and Childcare Guidance 2018

Changes to the Early Education and Childcare Guidance 2018

In June 2018, the DfE published its statutory ‘Early education and childcare’ - this article summarises the key changes, including the extension of 30 hours free childcare for foster parents.

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Changes to Keeping Children Safe in Education (KCSIE) 2018

Changes to Keeping Children Safe in Education (KCSIE) 2018

See what's changed in the latest KCSIE, what actions you need to take to comply and what areas the DfE have emphasised your staff need to be aware of.

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Tackling Peer-on-Peer Abuse - TheSchoolBus Guide

Tackling Peer-on-Peer Abuse - TheSchoolBus Guide

Learn how to effectively tackle peer-on-peer abuse in your school with our free guide produced using the latest DfE guidance.

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Ofsted and...Creating an Ofsted-ready Website

Ofsted and...Creating an Ofsted-ready Website

Guidance from our Ofsted expert on the statutory requirements of a school website.

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Ofsted's Expectations of Assessment

Ofsted's Expectations of Assessment

This guidance gives perspective from our Ofsted expert about what Ofsted looks for in terms of a school’s assessment policies and processes.

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7 Things Schools Need to Know About Consent to be GDPR-Compliant

7 Things Schools Need to Know About Consent to be GDPR-Compliant

This article explains the crucial seven things school leaders need to know about consent in order to ensure they are compliant with the GDPR.

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Everything You Need to Know About the Lawful Bases for Processing Data

Everything You Need to Know About the Lawful Bases for Processing Data

This guidance offers information for schools about each of the lawful bases for processing data under the GDPR and when they are the most appropriate basis for processing personal data.

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Ofsted’s Expectations of Staff Training and CPD

Ofsted’s Expectations of Staff Training and CPD

Our guidance outlines Ofsted's expectations of training and continuing professional development (CPD) in schools.

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How Can Legitimate Interests Be Used as a Legal Basis for Data Processing?

How Can Legitimate Interests Be Used as a Legal Basis for Data Processing?

This guidance explores the legal basis of legitimate interests to help guide you in choosing the right legal basis for data processing.

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Data Protection: A Toolkit for Schools

Data Protection: A Toolkit for Schools

This guide summarises the DfE’s data protection toolkit for schools, offering schools practical tips to ensure they are compliant with the GDPR.

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Photography under the GDPR

Photography under the GDPR

This guidance document contains advice from the DfE on how to process photographs under the GDPR.

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Ofsted’s Expectations of Evidence

Ofsted’s Expectations of Evidence

Created in collaboration with our Ofsted expert, this guidance explores the evidence inspectors will expect to see during an Ofsted inspection.

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7 Steps to Writing an Effective Press Release

7 Steps to Writing an Effective Press Release

This guidance, created in collaboration with our expert, contains seven steps schools can use for writing an effective press release.

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