Education Portal

The ICMEC Global Educator Centre for Excellence and the International Task Force on Child Protection have joined forces to provide resources on how to prevent and respond to child abuse, neglect and sexual exploitation to ensure no child stands alone.

Report child sexual exploitation in any country to NCMEC’s CyberTipline at report.cybertip.org

Introduction

Select from a list of quick start documents pertaining to your topic of inquiry or browse by scrolling down or using the menu at left or on the yellow bar below.

Awareness & Prevention

What can parents and professionals do to better protect children from sexual abuse and exploitation, physical abuse and neglect?

Learn about potential indicators that a child may be at risk for abuse, or a child or adult may be at risk for offending. Use the resources below to discover answers to common questions and dispel myths.

Accreditation

What are the accreditation and inspection protocols for international schools?

Read more on exemplary practices schools should adopt to promote high levels of child protection, professional development and training for school leaders and staff, and regular reviews of child protection measures.

Curriculum Resources

How do you educate students about their rights, support caregivers, and promote pro-social norms and values?

All adults have a role to play in protecting children. Although the primary responsibility to protect children lies with adults, evidence indicates an effective abuse prevention curriculum informs children and youth of their rights, establishes boundaries, increases disclosure and reduces self-blame.

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  2. Awareness & Prevention
  3. Policies & Procedures
  4. Accreditation
  5. Recruitment
  6. Reporting & Support
  7. Curriculum Resources
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