Scottish Abuse Inquiry

Having made submissions to the consultations on the terms for Scottish Child abuse inquiry, asking that boarding schools should be included and that the time bar be lifted, we at BSA are very pleased that boarding schools will indeed be included, and the time bar removed. More details here: http://news.scotland.gov.uk/Speeches-Briefings/Education-Secretary-statement-on-Historic-Child-Abuse-Inquiry-194b.aspx

Rwanda bans early boarding

“Schools that already have boarding section have been given a grace period of three years to phase it out. We want children to grow up in families and with their parents,” says Olivier Rwamukwaya,Rwanda’s Minister of State in charge of Primary and Secondary Education. Read more here