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Flashcards in Right and Responsibilities 2 Deck (10):
1

What are 'social services' or 'children's services' and what do they do?

• Try to keep the family unit together, working with the family and the children to give them the support that they need.
• A legal duty to investigate and decide appropriate action if it suspects that a child is not receiving the care that is expected from a parent or is likely to cause significant harm.

2

What happens when parents fail in their responsibilities?

Local authority may step in

3

What legal duty to married couples have?

Duty to care, support and protect each other.
Look after each other

4

Give an example of a legal parental right to do with their child's education

A right to expect free education for their child from 5 to 16

5

Give an example of a legal parental responsibility to do with child's education

• Making decision about their schooling
• Have to make sure their children at tend school until they are 16

6

GIve an example of legal right a school has

To insist that pupils wear uniform if it is reasonable and does not discriminate on grounds of sex or race

7

Give an example of a legal responsibility a school has

To provide pupils with religious and sex education

8

Give an example of a pupil's responsibility at school

Respect other people, both pupils and teachers

9

Give an example of a teacher's legal right at school

Have a safe working environment

10

Give an example of a teacher's legal responsibility at school

To inform pupils and parents of progress or problems with learning