In Depth

PSHE Education: Policy context

PSHE education has in various forms been part of the National Curriculum for schools in the UK since 2000.

Virtual leads to improve mental health of looked-after children

Leaders back calls from an expert working group for the creation of virtual mental health leads for children in care, but warn they must be sufficiently funded and have the power to ensure provision is put in place.

Special Report: PSHE Education

Personal, social, health and economic education has long been championed as key to teaching children essential life skills, and from 2019 all schools will be required to teach relationships and sex education.

Local focus on SEND in schools

Review shows how councils can improve provision to reduce need for out-of-area residential schools.

Lessons for children's leaders from government ethnicity audit

The government has recently published the findings of its audit on how the experiences and outcomes of public services differ depending on race and ethnicity.