How schools can tackle the ‘normalisation’ of sexual abuse

Ofsted has found sexual harassment, including online sexual abuse, has become ‘normalised’ for children and young people. After speaking with more than 900 students across the country, Ofsted has said that many teachers are not necessarily exposed to “the reality” of the threat that students face daily. While this report is horrifying reading for teachers […]

Can the Govt’s new £17m education fund really tackle mental health surge?

Mental Health Awareness Week has helped shine a light on a topic that is more prevalent today than ever before. In fact, new data has revealed skyrocketed levels of depression amongst students and teachers due to the pandemic. So, in light of the Government’s new £17 million fund, we need to ask if this will really help schools to tackle this shadow epidemic in a meaningful way?   The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has released new data which showcases the depression and […]