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Council of International Schools


Date: 24–25 October 2022
Time: 07:30–16:30 Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Location: Virtual

Speaker: Susie March (Strand C)

Develop your understanding of the key risks and realities relating to child protection and safeguarding within international school communities.

Affluent neglect, child sexual abuse, online grooming, and peer-on-peer abuse—these are just a few of the workshop topics you’ll explore as you seek to create safer environments for your students.

Join other school leaders and educators to learn and connect on vital and well-established workshop content plus newly developed and timely material in an accessible online format.

This virtual workshop is designed by the same global team of experts and collaborators as our in-person workshops.

What can you expect?
  • Training that is tailored to the needs of international school communities

  • Learn how to recognize and respond to affluent neglect within your community

  • Develop a shared understanding of the signs of online grooming and sexual abuse

  • Understand the risks associated with bullying and harm between students and how to address these forms of harm effectively by engaging the student voice

  • Learn how to build skills in your community around online consent, cyber-bullying, and online sexual harassment 

  • Case studies and discussion around how to recognize and respond to affluent neglect

Strand C: Prevention

Supporting and educating young people to develop healthy relationships and be safe online

Who is this workshop for?

Heads of schools, principals, social-emotional counselors, university guidance counselors, safeguarding leads and child protection officers, CIS accreditation team evaluators, school board members.


Registration deadline: 17 October 2022