How to Become a Teaching Assistant

Career Development Education Teachers and Parents

If a Teaching Assistant role is one you’re aiming for, take a look at our guide to ensure you have the right qualifications, experience and personal skills to start.

Jun 20, 2024
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What You Need to Know About Sextortion

Education Safeguarding Children Teachers and Parents

Over recent years, cases of sextortion have been on the rise. Learn about the signs that you should look out for and how to deal with cases of sextortion here.

Jun 7, 2024
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What is Exam Stress?: Tips for Parents and Teachers

Education Teachers and Parents

Exam stress is common amongst children and teenagers in education. Find out how parents and teachers can support students during exam season here.

Jun 3, 2024
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Sensory Overload in Adults

Safeguarding Adults

Overstimulation can happen to any adults, especially those with a neurodiversity. If your role involves safeguarding adults it is important to know how to help.

May 29, 2024
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What is the Importance of School Attendance?

Education Safeguarding Children Teachers and Parents

The importance of school attendance should not be underestimated. Understand the effects of poor school attendance and how to improve it here.

May 16, 2024
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Leadership in Education: Hierarchy and Leadership Styles

Education Leadership and Management Teachers and Parents

Having an effective leadership team in your education setting is crucial for a positive school environment. Find the right type of leadership for your school here.

May 13, 2024
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What is Martyn’s Law?

Martyn’s Law is an important piece of legislation for the safety of the British public. Understand the purpose of Martyn’s Law and what this means here.

May 10, 2024
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Carers’ Breaks and Respite Care for Caregivers

Safeguarding Adults Safeguarding Children

Carers’ breaks and respite care gives caregivers and the person they are looking after a much needed break. Explore the types of respite care available to you.

May 7, 2024
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What is the Role of Artificial Intelligence in Education?

Education Teachers and Parents

Artificial intelligence is predicted to play a key role in the education sector. Understand what the future of AI in education might look like here.

May 1, 2024
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Sensory Overload in Children

Safeguarding Children SEN Teachers and Parents

If you care for a child who experiences sensory overload, it’s important to learn more about what might trigger it and how to help a child who may be struggling.

Apr 26, 2024
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Pupil Passport: Free Template

Education SEN Teachers and Parents

Pupil passports are important because they allow children the opportunity to identify their own learning needs. Download a free pupil passport template here.

Apr 25, 2024
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How to Support University Students’ Mental Health

Education Mental Health and Wellbeing

Mental health issues are a widespread problem across universities. We examine how university staff can offer practical support to students who need it.

Apr 23, 2024
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Supporting Transgender Students in School: Guidance for Teachers

Education Equality and Diversity Teachers and Parents

All students deserve to feel accepted, included and like they belong to their school. Learn how you can make education a positive experience for trans students.

Apr 22, 2024
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Single Central Record: KCSIE Guidance for Schools

Education Safeguarding Children Teachers and Parents

Maintaining an up-to-date single central record is essential to ensure the safety and welfare of children in education. Find out what you need to include here.

Apr 19, 2024
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How to Support Children with Attachment Disorder

Education Safeguarding Children Teachers and Parents

Children with attachment difficulties can struggle with social situations, as well as regulating their emotions and behaviour. Learn how to provide support here.

Apr 17, 2024
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Working Together to Safeguard Children: Key Points and Changes

Education Safeguarding Children Teachers and Parents

Working Together to Safeguard Children provides statutory guidance for settings where work and activities relate to children. Explore the key elements here.

Mar 15, 2024
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Understanding Attachment Disorder in Adults

Safeguarding Adults

Unresolved attachment disorder in childhood can lead to adults experiencing a range of symptoms. Learn about attachment disorder in adults here.

Mar 13, 2024
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Internet Gaming Safety: Tips for Parents

Safeguarding Children Teachers and Parents

Internet gaming is becoming increasingly popular for children and young people. Do you know the benefits and risks? Find our advice for parents here.

Mar 6, 2024
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Safeguarding Children Legislation: Guidance for Schools

Advanced Safeguarding Safeguarding Children Teachers and Parents

It’s vital to remain informed about key legislation and statutory safeguarding guidance as it evolves. Find a summary for schools here.

Feb 14, 2024
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Prevent Duty Training: What Do I Need to Know?

Education Teachers and Parents Training

All specified authorities with a Prevent duty need to ensure they provide appropriate training for staff. Check your safeguarding duties here.

Jan 19, 2024
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