Tag Archives: bullying

High Court protects schoolkids

A High Court judge today ruled that an exclusion zone banning protests around Anderton Park School in Sparkhill, Birmingham is to continue indefinitely. The school has been at the centre of public protests because it has been delivering lessons on things like respecting difference that some parents and unconnected local residents find troubling, fervently arguing that they know better than […]

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Another £1m against LGBTphobic school bullying

More school children will be protected from homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying following a £1 million extension to a successful programme as part of the government’s LGBT Action Plan, Minister for Women and Equalities Penny Mordaunt said today. The money will be used to provide training for teachers on how to spot early signs of bullying and how to intervene […]

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Tackling biphobia, transphobia & homophobia in schools

Eight organisations will share £2 million of government funding to help prevent and eradicate biphobic, homophobic and transphobic bullying in schools. The funding was announced by Jo Swinson, Minister for Women and Equalities, and Secretary of State for Education, Nicky Morgan, in October 2014, following a review of existing work begun at the start of last year. Homophobic bullying in […]

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