We’re using insight from Childline counselling sessions to highlight the impact of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic on children and young people. This briefing focuses on what children are telling Childline about school.
It contains quotes from children and young people that some people may find upsetting.
Key themes include:
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Please cite as: NSPCC (2020) The impact of the coronavirus pandemic on child welfare: school. Insight briefing. London: NSPCC.
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