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Autumn term 2021 online safety newsletters from Herts for Learning

The HfL autumn term online safety newsletters for school staff and the parents and carers edition both feature a range of guidance, news, links and updates about online safety for all phases, with particular reference to the current situation, recent developments and concerns.

Last updated 30 September 2021

Updated child protection policy 2021-22

The child protection policy has been updated and replaces the previous version(s) and is operational from the 1st September 2021

Last updated 17 August 2021
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Keeping children safe in education update - September 2021

Keeping Children Safe in Education (KCSIE) the statutory guidance for schools and colleges on safeguarding children and safer recruitment has been updated.  ‘Keeping children safe in education 2021’ is for information only and does not come into force until 1 September 2021.

Last updated 07 July 2021

Allegations against staff - LADO

The Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO) referral form and threshold guidance for Hertfordshire schools has been updated.
LADO forms

Last updated 24 May 2021

Everyone's Invited website - safeguarding guidance and best practice

Hertfordshire County Council has issued safeguarding guidance and best practice in relation to the Everyone's Invited website which invites anyone affected by sexual harassment, abuse or assault to share their experience anonymously.

Last updated 01 April 2021

HSCP launch new E-learning offer

The Hertfordshire Safeguarding Children's Partnership have launched a new digital e-learning offer, free to all professionals working with children in Hertfordshire.

Last updated 09 March 2021

New DfE guidance on online safety

The DfE has published new advice for schools and colleges to support their approach to harmful online challenges and online hoaxes. This non-statutory advice aims to support designated safeguarding leads (DSL) or equivalents, and senior leadership teams to respond effectively to incidents involving harmful online challenges and online hoaxes.
DfE: Harmful online challenges and online hoaxes

Last updated 15 February 2021