British values: What are England's schools doing?

British values are nothing new – this is the message Headteacher Update is hearing from headteachers. Call it community cohesion, SMSC or religious education, most primary schools are already teaching British values. Now they must make sure inspectors see it too.

Editorial Comment: Concerns over 'wilful neglect'

Definitive government action to tackle the child sexual exploitation crisis in this country is welcome, but Headteacher Update editor Pete Henshaw is worried about proposals that could see education staff jailed for failing to help children
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