Behaviour

Advice about bullying including cyber-bullying, bad behaviour, exclusion and parenting orders.

  • Behaviour, discipline and exclusionChild buried in his handsFor a school to function and run smoothly, children need to be well-behaved and respectful, so every school has a discipline policy written by the headteacher...
  • Understanding bullyingBullyingBullying is when someone intimidates or causes harm to another person on purpose. The victims of bullying can be verbally, physically or emotionally assaulted...
  • Understanding cyber bullyingChild on a laptopCyber bullying is the use of electronic media - especially mobile phones and the internet - to intimidate, threaten or upset someone.
  • Is your child playing truant from school?A teenage boy playing truant © 'govicinity @ Fotolia.com'Truancy means missing school on a regular basis for no good reason. It is also sometimes called 'unauthorised absence'.

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