This book provides an overview essential for a proper understanding of effective approaches to PSHE education in secondary education and the valuable role it can play in promoting the health and wellbeing of adolescents. Coverage includes: • The importance and scope of PSHE education • The theory and research evidence for effective practice in the secondary school • School structures which support effective teaching and learning in PSHE education • Assessment for, and of, learning in PSHE education • The role of visiting experts in PSHE education • Overlaps with pastoral and therapeutic support
Chapter 12: PSHE Education and School Policy Matters
PSHE Education and School Policy Matters
Through reading and reflecting on the content of this chapter you will begin to:
- understand the way policies shape learning within PSHE education
- understand how teaching in PSHE education can generate data to allow ‘student voice’ to inform the construction or review of school policy.
Before we start
There are two ‘directions’ that we need to consider when thinking ...