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DfE Trans Guidance Consultation

We are asking supporters to take action regarding the promised trans guidance from the Department for Education (DfE). In May 2022, the then Education Secretary, Nadhim Zahawi, announced in an interview with The Times that the DfE would be drawing up guidance for schools on how to support children who identify as transgender. He stated that … Continue reading DfE Trans Guidance Consultation

Aida H Dee and the Drag Queen Story Hour summer tour

The Times and The Daily Mail both quote Safe Schools Alliance in articles this week about drag queen Aida H Dee reading stories to children in UK libraries. The Times article notes that we have written to Dame Rachel de Souza, Children's Commissioner for England about this. We believe that Drag Queen Story Hour is … Continue reading Aida H Dee and the Drag Queen Story Hour summer tour

The Sex Education Free-for-all

The Times quotes Safe Schools Alliance in its report today on the dangerous and misleading "sex education" from external providers that some schools are using for Relationships and Sex Education. The article particularly focuses on the provider Bish which offers an online resource for teenagers and parents. The Times reports that this describes prostitution as … Continue reading The Sex Education Free-for-all

Take action on Scottish sex self-id for English and Welsh school children

We are supporting Fair Play for Women’s action to say no to letting sex self-ID in through the back door. We do not believe decisions made by the Scottish government should affect English and Welsh school children. Fair Play for Women says: “Although last year Liz Truss rejected introducing Sex self-ID for England and Wales, … Continue reading Take action on Scottish sex self-id for English and Welsh school children

Survey asks children as young as 13 when they first had sex | The Telegraph

The Telegraph quotes Safe Schools Alliance in its report on a Welsh government-backed survey into children's experiences with sex. This is an excellent article exposing the Welsh Government's misuse of £1,137,584 of public money on a poorly designed survey. When dealing with children a safeguarding-first approach must be used. This did not happen here. There … Continue reading Survey asks children as young as 13 when they first had sex | The Telegraph

Gender Identity Conversion Therapy

We are pleased the government has decided to abandon its plans to include 'gender identity' in its proposed conversion therapy bill. At Safe Schools Alliance we hear daily from parents, teachers and other professionals involved in the education and wellbeing of children who are concerned about this: they feel that the concept of “gender identity” … Continue reading Gender Identity Conversion Therapy