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We will reference the government's Green Paper on developing a whole school approach to mental health and emotional wellbeing (MHEW) in schools and the newly produced 'Supporting children and young people in their mental health', distributed to all schools/colleges in April/May 2018.
• Legislation re schools’ responsibilities pertaining to MHEW • What we mean by MHEW • How governors can support SLT in implementing and evaluating 8 principles of whole school approach to MHEW • Monitoring staff MHEW
To become familiar with the government's recommendations, To identify next steps for supporting SLT, To identify a named lead governor for MHEW in each setting
This workshop is to support governors in understanding how to support SLT in embedding a culture and good practice to support positive practice around staff and students' MHEW in schools. The aim is to appoint a named MHEW lead in each school/college, and also a named MHEW lead governor.
It would be helpful if governors have familiarised themselves with "Transforming Children and Young People’s Mental Health Provision: A Green Paper", published in December 2017
This course is designed for Governors in East Sussex maintained Primary, Secondary, Special schools, East Sussex Primary, Secondary, Special academies, Independent and Free schools.