Domestic violence murders surge to five-year high

The number of people killed as a result of domestic violence in the UK is at its highest level in five years. Last year, 173 people were killed in domestic violence-related homicides, according to data...

Preventing offending and re-offending by children and young people: guidance

Public Health England (PHE) has published guidance outlining how the education, social care, criminal justice and voluntary sectors and others can work together to support vulnerable children and young people...

The Good Childhood Report 2019

The reality of modern childhood While most enjoy their childhood, young people are becoming increasingly unhappy with their friends, school and appearance. They struggle as a result of their family finances...

Academy use of unqualified teachers ‘widens inequality’

Academies employ more unqualified teachers than maintained schools in similar areas, new research shows Read the full article on this link to TES Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click...

Surge in reports of children being left at home during school holidays, NSPCC says

The NSPCC saw a surge in correspondence about children being left unsupervised during the school holidays last year. The charity urged parents to think carefully before leaving their children on their...

The Good Childhood Report 2019

The reality of modern childhood While most enjoy their childhood, young people are becoming increasingly unhappy with their friends, school and appearance. They struggle as a result of their family finances and worry about what their future might be...

Academy use of unqualified teachers ‘widens inequality’

Academies employ more unqualified teachers than maintained schools in similar areas, new research shows Read the full article on this link to TES Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new...

Domestic Abuse Bill 2017-19

The government has published its response to the report from the Joint Committee on the Draft Domestic Abuse Bill for England and Wales which made recommendations to ensure that children who witness or experience domestic abuse are treated as...