Tda 3.6 Essay

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TDA 3.6 Promote equality, diversity and inclusion in work with children and young people. 1.1 Identify the current legislation and codes of practice relevant to the promotion of equality and valuing of diversity. Schools should keep up to date with any changes in legislations that might affect their school policies as school policies needs to clearly outline guideline and procedures for enduring equality. Equality Act 2010 has simplified the current laws and brings them all together as one. Equality act 2010 applies to all organisations that provides a public service. It is illegal for any education provider (private or independent) to discriminate against any pupil or individual. There are some exceptions when you think about single sex schools or when it comes to maintaining a faith school in certain circumstances. These laws includes *Race, *Sex,* Sexual orientation, * disability, *Religions and believes, *New mums or pregnant women and *Age. School policies should be reviewed regularly to ensure all individuals are respected and that their needs are met no matter their background, sexuality etc...Legislations that help schools promoting equality and diversity.... Disability Discrimination Act 1995/2005- Protecting rights of children and young people with disabilities and ensuring schools remove any barriers that might affect a child's experience in school life. Every child should be included and equally treated in all aspects of school life, this includes also school trips. By law children and young people should not be excluded Special Educational Needs and Disability act 2001- Schools or any institution involved in educating a child are not allowed to discriminate. Children who do have special educational needs have to have the same opportunities as others and cannot be discriminated against and educated in mainstream schools. If needed schools have
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