ebrief behaviour in schools report 2023

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The Scottish government have published their latest research into behaviour in schools in Scotland. This previously regular report had not been updated for several years due to the COVID pandemic. There is nothing in the report that will surprise UNISON members working in Scottish schools. The evidence clearly supports the feedback from members. UNISON has been raising these issues locally and nationally for many years.  Failure to act earlier has just seen the problem grow.  Urgent action is needed to protect staff and pupils. The needs of all young people, including those whose behaviour is causing concern, are not being met.  Read our briefing here