Keeping children safe in education: translation

Source: London Grid for Learning

Date: 23 September 2019

The London Grid for Learning (LGfL) has published translations of Part 1 of Keeping children safe in education for all school and college staff in England. The guidance is available in Arabic, Bengali, Cantonese, Gujarati, Mandarin, Polish, Protuguese, Punjabi, Spanish, Urdu and Somaili.

Read the news story and download a translation: KCSIE – translated!

County Lines

County lines

Source: National Crime Agency
Date: 21 September 2019

The National Crime Agency (NCA) reports that the National County Lines Coordination Centre (NCLCC), created to map out the threat from county lines and prioritise action against the most significant perpetrators, has protected more than 1,000 children and young people from being exploited by drug gangs in its first year of operation.

Read the news story: More than 1,000 children protected in first year of centre tackling county lines

Keeping Children Safe in Education (2019) FINAL VERSION

The final version of KCSIE was published last week and is now in force. 

The updated statutory guidance for safeguarding in schools and colleges, Keeping children safe in education 2019, has come into force. The guidance includes information on changes to local safeguarding children’s boards (LSCBs) arrangements, the new relationships and sex education curriculum and schools’ responsibilities regarding pupils at risk of engaging in serious crime.