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24 June 2020 Admissions during Covid-19

Whilst the Department for Education (DfE) has implemented statutory changes to elements of the frameworks relating to admission appeals, exclusions and special educational needs, there have been no changes relating to the legislation relating to admissions.

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19 June 2020 be connected newsletter for education - June 2020

In this edition we provide you with the latest in legal updates, news and insight from the sector.

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18 June 2020 Keeping children safe 2020

The new guidance on Keeping Children Safe in Education, has just been published. Our education team summarises the guidance and suggests your next steps to effectively implement the changes in your school or Trust.

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18 June 2020 Mental health in times of Covid-19

It will be important to include an element of mental health awareness and planning in the return to school provisions being compiled as part of the requirement for the prevention of mental health disorders.

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18 June 2020 Parental complaints that involve mental health issues

Given the symptoms of mental health problems it is not surprising that they can sometimes seem to evidence themselves in the complaints process. Does this change your approach and how do you deal with parents who appear to exhibit signs of poor Mental Health?

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18 June 2020 Mental health and student exclusions

The Timpson Review of School Exclusions in May 2019 confirmed that pupils with poor mental health are more likely to be excluded. Those with depression, anxiety, ADHD and autism spectrum conditions are more at risk.

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18 June 2020 Mental Health and student behaviour issues

Three quarters of mental health problems in adult life start before the age of 18. The top tips below outline what you should consider when managing and seeking to address behavioural problems with a child with mental health issues.

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15 June 2020 The introduction of relationships and sex education in schools - September 2020

The Relationships Education, Relationships and Sex Education (RSE) and Health Education (England) Regulations came into force in 2019. The regulations make the teaching of these subjects compulsory in schools (specific elements being phase dependant) from September 2020.

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15 June 2020 2020 exam appeals

Exam grades will be allocated in 2020 and the importance of how teachers make their pupil assessments this year. This briefing is in relation to the current position on possible appeals against awarded grades.

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15 June 2020 Handling complaints

The partial re-opening of schools, as part of the slow relaxation of lockdown measures, does raise the prospect of new and existing complaints requiring attention from both senior leaders and governors or trustees.

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