Social network regulation

The NSPCC has published a report looking at how to regulate social networks and keep children safe from abuse. The report sets out the NSPCC’s proposals for a new regulatory approach, including: strong and independent statutory regulation;...

County lines

  The St Giles Trust has published an evaluation, carried out by J H Consulting, of an intervention to help vulnerable children move away from involvement in drug distribution networks. The project was funded by the Home Office and focused on...

Disadvantage in the early years

  The House of Commons Education Committee has published a report on tackling disadvantage in the early years. The report, which focuses on early years education and the home learning environment, calls on the Government to take actions...

MPs issue warning over academies governance

The Department for Education must strengthen its governance of school academy trusts to prevent future damage to children’s education and misuse of public money, a cross-party group of MPs has warned. A report published by the Public Accounts...