This episode considers the consequences that poverty has for children and their education and offers a range of practical ideas – large and small – for how primary schools can address these.

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​The Premier League’s Primary Stars programme is marking its fifth birthday with the launch of an ...


What is the most common safeguarding concern you are seeing among students right now?

VOTE Domestic abuse and violence (17%)

VOTE Online abuse (including grooming) (17%)

VOTE Criminal exploitation (including county lines) (0%)

VOTE Sexual abuse/exploitation (8%)

VOTE Peer-on-peer abuse (17%)

VOTE Physical abuse (0%)

VOTE Emotional abuse (0%)

VOTE Sending of nude/semi-nude images/videos and/or ‘sexting’ (0%)

VOTE Mental health & wellbeing (42%)

VOTE Radicalisation and extremism (0%)


VOTE Neglect (0%)

VOTE Bereavement & loss (0%)

VOTE Substance misuse (0%)

VOTE Other (0%)

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