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Education Training Programme - Live Online Training

15 Oct 2020

The Education Team at Forbes Solicitors are pleased to launch a programme of live online training specifically for the Education Sector. We understand the added pressures the sector is facing on top of the need to keep at the forefront and up to date with training at a time when there is less…

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Pregnancy and the workplace post-lockdown: Should staff return to school?

30 Sep 2020

As many schools have now commenced a period of wider re-opening, following the COVID-19 lockdown and summer break, questions still remain regarding more vulnerable members of staff and whether they should be attending school, where they may be required to mix with hundreds of people on a daily basis…

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NHS COVID-19 app: guidance for schools

25 Sep 2020

The NHS COVID-19 app ('the app') has been released and the UK Government has produced corresponding guidance for leaders and staff in schools and further education colleges in England. The app aims to complement the NHS Test and Trace in England by automating some aspects of the process of…

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Re-Starting Well - Back to School

23 Sep 2020

Forbes Solicitors Education specialists hosted an online discussion and were joined by panellists Chris Malings from Malings Change Associates, Paul Atkinson - Director of Finance and Business, Vicki Hayward - SBM and Noel Conreen - Business and Finance Manager. It is more important now than ever…

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Educational Websites & the ICO's Code of Practice

23 Sep 2020

On 2 September 2020, the ICO's Age Appropriate Design Code (known as the Children's Code) came into force. The Children's Code sets out 15 standards that online services should meet to protect children's privacy whilst online. The Children's Code is a statutory code of conduct…

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