Key Standards in Teaching about Body Image: PSHE Association and Government Equalities Office Teaching Guidance

Comprehensive guidance for primary and secondary school teachers published by the PSHE Association and the Government Equalities Office about talking to students about body image in PSHE and RSE lessons in an evidence-based and empowering way.

The guidance includes sections on:

  • Creating a school environment that supports and promotes positive body image

  • Keys to promoting positive body image safely and confidently as part of your PSHE curriculum

  • Addressing the needs of vulnerable groups, including LGBTQ+ students

  • Responding to concerns about pornography.