The impact of bullying on attendance

31st October 2022| Blogs

"We know that bullying goes hand in hand with school absence" 

The CEO of Kidscape, Lauren Seager-Smith, understands that there's a direct correlation between bullying and school absence. In our conversation with her to mark Anti-Bullying Week, she shares valuable insights into the latest trends. And tips for how to respond if you suspect or are told that a young person is being bullied. 

Press play below to listen in to our conversation


Over to you

At Thrive, we’ve been supporting educators to tackle absenteeism and distressed behaviour for over 25 years. If you’re seeking to successfully reengage pupils and work with families to promote good attendance, click here to book a Discovery Call with your regional expert. Designed to fit in around your schedule, these free 30-minute conversations via Teams give you a chance to have your questions answered, decide if our service is a fit for your needs, and identify if you qualify for a £1,200 DfE grant to spend in your setting. 

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