Audience: Senior Leadership

Guidance for school staff to support parental anxiety

Resource description: A short guide produced by Camden Learning, with the aim to support any staff who might have to have conversations with parents who are feeling anxious and distressed. This contains tips and prompts to help manage these conversations, as well as methods on challenging unhelpful thoughts and additional resources. Link to resource: Read or download the PDF Resource format: PDF Topic: Supporting parents/carers Audience: Educational providers and Senior Leadership

COVID-related critical incident support in schools

Resource description: Information about how schools can manage their critical incident (bereavement) response in relation to COVID-19. Information includes initial school response, how to support a bereaved child or young person, children’s concepts of death by age, how to react and speak to a bereaved child and supporting a bereaved child in the classroom. Link to resource: Read or download the PDF Resource format: PDF Topic: Bereavement and Crisis management Audience: Educational providers and Senior Leadership

Planning for transition back to school during the COVID-19 pandemic

Resource description: Guidance from Camden Schools Services and the Camden Education Psychology Service which sets out principles to be considered by senior leadership teams in schools and Early Years Settings when planning for the return of children and young people as part of the phased return from June onward. Also contains links to additional resources. Link to resource: Read or download the PDF Resource format: PDF Topic: Transition Planning Audience: Senior Leadership

Safeguarding and remote education during coronavirus (COVID-19)

Resource description: Official interim safeguarding guidance from the Department for Education about how to follow safeguarding procedures when planning remote education strategies and teaching remotely during COVID-19. Link to resource: Visit the website Resource format: Webpage Topic: Practical Guidance and Safeguarding Audience: Educational providers and Senior Leadership

Coronavirus (COVID-19): safeguarding in schools, colleges and other providers

Resource description: Official interim safeguarding guidance from the Department for Education on keeping children safe in education settings; including the role of the local authority in aiding with this phased return. Link to resource: Visit the website Resource format: Webpage Topic: Practical Guidance and Safeguarding Audience: Educational providers and Senior Leadership

Keeping in mind the children of high conflict separated parents

Resource description: A professional blog by Dr Emma Morris; Consultant Clinical Psychologist at the Anna Freud Centre, urging professionals to keep in mind the children of separated parents during the Coronavirus lockdown in order to ensure a loss of support is minimised. Link to resource: Visit the webpage Resource format: Blog Topic: Advice: Children and Young People Audience: Educational providers, Senior Leadership, and Working with young people