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Equality Act 2010

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Last updated on 12 June 2017
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What responsibilities do schools have under the Equality Act 2010? We set out some of the main provisions of the Equality Act that affect schools. We also look at governors' responsibilities under the Act and suggest questions to ask school leaders.

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  1. 1 Legislation
  2. 2 The Public Sector Equality Duty
  3. 3 Making reasonable adjustments 
  4. 4 Taking proportionate action
  5. 5 Asking health-related questions 
  6. 6  Governors' responsibilities under the Act
  7. 7 Questions to ask 

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