School wins award for anti-bullying initiative

A SCHOOL in Comet country is celebrating after achieving a national benchmark for peer mentoring. Round Diamond School in Stevenage has achieved the Approved Provider Standard from the Mentoring and Befriending Foundation. Peer Mentoring is a student-led

A SCHOOL in Comet country is celebrating after achieving a national benchmark for peer mentoring.

Round Diamond School in Stevenage has achieved the Approved Provider Standard from the Mentoring and Befriending Foundation.

Peer Mentoring is a student-led programme which can be effective in supporting transition, attainment, attendance and behaviour, and can help address issues of bullying.

The Approved Provider Standard is a badge of competence and safe practice in mentoring.

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