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CLIP 7158

Public to Check Child Protection

Public to Check Child Protection
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Key Info
  • Public to Check Child Protection
  • Duration: 02:21
  • Members of the public are being recruited to sit on child protection boards in light of the Baby P case. Social worker shortages and moves to address these are also highlighted. This BBC News clip is published as part of BBC News Online and was first broadcast on 6 May 2009. Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
  • Subject:

    Society Health and Development

       Topic:

    Children and Young People

  • Keywords: child protection, abuse, social workers, training
Ideas for use in class
  • Timeline of child protection and the introduction of child protection boards. Discussion regarding the failings in the Baby P case plus a timeline for Baby P. Research into the work of a social worker.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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