Last reviewed on 16 July 2021
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Get up to speed on the key changes that are likely to affect your school next year, and find resources to help you take action.

The last school year was a dramatic one, with schools adapting quickly to fluctuating levels of lockdown and the new experience of remote learning.

We can't be sure what the next year will hold where coronavirus is concerned, but we do know about some of the major changes that are headed your way. 

Find out more below about what's changing, and what your board needs to do. Click 'save for later' in the upper right-hand corner if you'd like to get email alerts when we update this article with new information or resources.

Keeping Children Safe in Education (KCSIE) updated for 2021

The DfE has updated KCSIE - the changes come into force on 1 September 2021.

Safer recruitment processes and procedures Sexual harassment and harmful sexual behaviours (more on this below) The role of the designated