This week the Department for Education have updated and published new guidance to enable schools to prevent and tackle bullying.
The new content includes advice and information for Headteachers and staff about how they can support pupils but also how they can protect themselves and respond to online bullying directed at staff. There is also new information for parents and carers regarding how they can support their child if they are affected by online bullying.
The new guidance can be accessed here
Kent schools can contact the e-Safety Officer for supportaccess a range of template policies and documents (including e-Safety policies, anti-bullying policies, Acceptable Use Policies) to enable them to prevent and tackle online bullying here