The Children’s Commissioner


The Children’s Commissioner has a legal duty to promote and protect the rights of all children in England with a particular focus on children and young people with difficulties or challenges in their lives, and in particular The those living away from home, in or leaving care, or receiving social care services. There is useful information untold sexual exploitation and other practice issues.

http://www.childrenscommissioner.gov.uk/info/csegg1

Anti-Bullying


The Anti-bullying Alliance is a coalition of organisations and individuals working together to stop bullying and create safe environments in which children and young people can live, grow, play and learn.

http://www.anti-bullyingalliance.org.uk

School Attendance -Tips and Ideas


For all the current information and support regarding School Attendance please visit www.gov.uk

General Links


The Department for Education and Skills www.dfes.gov.uk Check out the Department School Attendance area.
Information on the latest policy developments relating to www.childpolicy.org.uk children and young people in each of the four nations and across the UK.

The Audit Commission is an independent body responsible for ensuring that public money is used economically, efficiently and effectively.

The official website of the Scottish Executive, the devolved government of Scotland.

Information about the Welsh governing body, established in 1998
For information on the Northern Ireland Assembly, which is the prime source of authority for all devolved responsibilities and has full legislative and executive authority.

Unison the union that fights for social workers in education!

Ofsted is at the heart of the government’s drive for high quality public services.

Launched in 1999 by Confed the College is a development company which designs and organises professional development opportunities for education and children=’s services managers and advisers.

On line learning and support from BBC Education
Online education news http://education.guardian.co.uk
Teaching Ideas and Resources www.tes.co.uk

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