Labour’s shadow education secretary Pat Glass has announced she intends to step down as an MP at the next general election, just a day after being appointed to the role.
Kelly Reeve, senior legal consultant and team leader for the Child Law Advice Service, considers the implications of cases concerning the use of covert recordings as evidence in family law proceedings.
Forging good relationships with local politicians can be challenging for children’s services leaders, but if managed well, they can be mutually beneficial and help local authorities be more successful.
Cambridgeshire and Lincolnshire are among the authorities chosen to take part in the Partners in Practice programme to transform children’s social care. Eileen Fursland finds out about their plans.
The NSPCC has analysed findings from hundreds of serious case reviews to assess key lessons for safeguarding practice. Here is a summary of learning for improved practice around families that experience domestic abuse.
Derren Hayes talks to Jo Cleary, chair of 4Children.
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Early intervention programmes can help children with autism spectrum disorder...