New Bullying Laws in Indiana

School officials in the US state of Indiana are now required, by law, to train all of their students on how to prevent bullying. As part of laws introduced in July, each school is required to form a “safe school committee” that develops a plan and policy that addresses school bullying and to establish investigation and reporting procedures for bullying.

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UK Parliament Debates New Measures to Protect Children with Health Conditions

The Health Conditions in Schools Alliance, a grouping of health charities including Diabetes UK and Asthma, say a lack of training and understanding is putting the well being, health and even lives, of children at risk. Until now, Statutory Guidance issued by the Department of Education has laid out how schools should manage students’ health problems properly.

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