knowledge, independent study and progression
Every one of us faces challenges and recognise
every one of us has a gift
We aim to ensure our students understand they are the architects of their own future, able to aspire to any goal that harnesses their skills academically and socially.
Wemms Education Centre is an inclusive school, where we focus on the well-being and progress of every student and where all members of our community are of equal worth. We believe that the Equality Act provides a framework to support our commitment to valuing diversity, tackling discrimination, promoting equality and fostering good relationships between people. It also ensures that we continue to tackle issues of disadvantage and underachievement of different groups.
Our approach to equality is based on the following key principles:
The objectives below are our priorities for the next 3 years. We will regularly review the progress we are making to meet our equality objectives.
Promoting Inclusive Education:
Objective: Ensure that all students, regardless of their abilities or disabilities, have equal access to a broad and balanced curriculum that meets their individual needs.
Eliminating Bullying and Harassment:
Objective: Create a safe and supportive learning environment by implementing and regularly reviewing anti-bullying policies and practices, with a focus on preventing discrimination based on disability or special educational needs.
Professional Development for Staff:
Objective: Provide regular training and professional development opportunities for staff to enhance their understanding of diverse needs, teaching strategies, and assistive technologies, promoting an inclusive and supportive learning environment.
Objective: Encourage a culture of respect and celebration of diversity within the school community, promoting awareness and understanding of different abilities, backgrounds, and cultures.