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Additional Support Needs

This is the first post on this new blog, which takes a look at legal issues relating to additional support.  What better place to begin then, than Section 1 of the Education (Additional Support for Learning) (Scotland) Act 2004, as amended? 385 more words

Additional Support Needs

Clean for the Queen

At the Eco council meeting MrsRobinson discussed how ‘Clean for the Queen ‘ supports UN Rights of the child.

Article 24 Every child has the right to the best possible health. 122 more words

School Council embark on an exciting new project! 

On Friday, School Council attended their first UNICEF Children’s Rights Steering Group meeting chaired by Mrs Moule. We were introduced to the project which focuses on building a whole-school understanding of children’s rights. 42 more words

Child rights every parent must know and why they are important

With the creation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child or (UNCRC) which was adopted by the UN in November 1989 and with one hundred ninety four countries showing support by signing up, the world was introduced for the first time to a powerful idea that can be used as a catalyst for change in the way human beings should be treating their children. 1,018 more words

Child Exploitation Protection

Safeguarding, Privacy and Respect for Children and Young People (Part 7) and the ALC

Some of you may have been waiting for this next instalment with much bated breath but I assure you had has been worth the anticipation. During our last meeting with the President of the Family Court Division he asked us to look into the ability to identify the subjects of Family Court proceedings through information publicly available on the internet, the idea that the media may be allowed into private proceedings is concerning enough in itself without even thinking about the level of detail of which the courts publish themselves. 3,540 more words


Children's Groups Review: Public Spending for Children's Rights

October 15-16, 2015

Quezon City, Philippines – The Child Rights Coalition Asia in partnership with the NGO Coalition CRC spearheaded the Regional Consultation on the Elimination of Violence Against Children and Improved Public Investment on Children participated by CSOs coming from the ASEAN Countries, Academe, Government Experts, Independent Expert on CRC, UN Committee on the Rights of the Child, Local Civil Society Groups and Children’s Groups. 178 more words