Government commits to making health and relationships aspects of PSHE compulsory
03 Sep 2018
The government confirmed on 19 July 2018, that it will be compulsory for all schools to teach the health and relationships aspects of PSHE education from September 2020.
The DfE is proposing that schools are required to teach relationships education at primary school, relationships and sex education at secondary school and health education at all state-funded schools.
All schools are encouraged to look through the consultation documents and complete the survey (GOV.UK)
The consultation closes on 7 November 2018
The responses to the consultation will help inform any further refining of the draft regulations and statutory guidance before the regulations are put before Parliament and the guidance finally published.
This consultation asks for views on the draft regulations and statutory guidance relating to Relationships Education, RSE and Health Education, and whether the statutory guidance provides sufficient information and support to schools in teaching the subjects