TITLE

Government backs teachers against online abuse

PUB. DATE
November 2014
SOURCE
14-19 Learning & Skills Bulletin;11/24/2014, Issue 141, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports the government guidance to teachers against cyber-bullying, and includes comments by General Secretary of the National Union of Teachers Christine Blower, and General Secretary of the Association of School and College Leaders Brian Lightman.
ACCESSION #
99813293

 

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