Covid 19: Guidance for Schools
Posted on May 18, 2020 by engage
Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on 10th May, the DfE released guidance for schools as they negotiate the framework and details of how to safely “re-open” and welcome back greater numbers of students and staff, and no doubt many of you will already be familiar with the document “Actions for education and childcare settings to prepare for wider opening from 1 June 2020” .
To support this, a member of the engage in their future National Committee has summarised the key points in a useful 48 point document which is available to view and download:
In addition, NASS have pulled together a list of useful and relevant guidance, information and links to further support schools at this time and we are immensely grateful for their comprehensive and insightful analysis and resources:
NASS have also shared some well-balanced and comprehensive reflections on more recent developments that colleagues will no doubt find useful, especially as they also contain a number of useful online links –
Schools may also find it useful to familiarise themselves with the DfE guidance for parents and carers if they haven’t done so already:
Schools may also find it useful to visit the Safer Recruitment Consortium website and take a look at their Guidance for Safer Working Practice for Those Working With Children and Young People in Education Settings (Addendum April 2020)