Schools and SRE
We all know good sex education works if it is done well, but as a school – have you got everything in place to deliver effective sex and relationship education (SRE) to your pupils?
SRE In Your School
Every primary and secondary school should take pride in their SRE curriculum and ensure it receives the same amount of importance as any other subject taught within school to its pupils. It is not just about ensuring:
Every primary and secondary school should have an SRE policy that reflects the ethos and value of their school. Having a good SRE policy is beneficial, especially when conferring with pupils, parents and carers...
Every primary and secondary school will have an SRE curriculum, but does it cover all of what it needs to? Any good SRE curriculum should be consistently revised to ensure that it meets the needs of your pupils.
Trained SRE Staff
Schools need to have designated staff that are trained to teach SRE to a high standard. It is essential that staff receive regular training and updates in SRE so they have the skills, knowledge and confidence to...
SRE Teaching Methods
It is important that any SRE teaching methods are factual and up-to-date. Lots of good resources are available to compliment the delivery of SRE, but teachers must be comfortable and confident...
Involving Young People In The SRE Development
To meet the needs of young people it is important that they have a say in the SRE that is being delivered. They will more than likely come up with some great ideas on how SRE can be improved and made more fun.
Working In Partnership With Parents
Parents compliment the SRE that is provided by schools. They can have a massive influence over what their children know and learn, which is why it is important that school work with parents to...
Involving Trained Professionals
Professionals who have expertise in SRE and sexual health can have a massive impact on how schools deliver sex education programmes. They can also help support teachers and provide important...
One-to-One Help and Advice
Does the SRE programme need improving within your school? Do you need a personalised expert programme that reflects the ethos and values of your school? Look no further, Dr Triece Turnbull has...