This Wiki is to help you to complete part of the unit Schools as Organisations (SaO)
4.1 Summarise the laws and codes of practice affecting work in schools
4.2 Explain how legislation affects how schools work
4.3 Explain the roles of regulatory bodies relevant to the education sector which exist to monitor and enforce the legislative framework, including: a) general bodies such as the Health and Safety Executive
b) school specific regulatory bodies OFSTED
5.2 Summarise the policies and procedures schools may have relating to: a) staff welfare b) pupil welfare c) teaching and learning d) equality, diversity and inclusion e) parental engagement



Task 1. Create a new page, give it a title of the legislation you are looking at and write a few sentences about the law and how it applies to schools. Put in a link to show where you got your information. SaO 4.1+3
Task 2. Create a new page and choose one of these as a title: a) staff welfare b) pupil welfare c) teaching and learning d) equality, diversity and inclusion e) parental engagement.
State which laws and which policies relate to your topic. How do they affect how schools work? SaO 4.2 and 5.2