Teachers making derogatory comments about children in care, study finds (Children & Young People Now)

Negative views of looked-after children are commonplace among teachers, with many labelling them “problem children”, Children & Young People Now reports. Among more than 400 teachers surveyed across England and Wales, 87 per cent said they had heard at least one colleague express a negative view about looked-after children in their schools, with a third saying they heard such views often.

Find out more: Teachers making derogatory comments about children in care, study finds (Children & Young People Now)

Published in News & media round-up on October 8, 2018