Coronavirus (COVID‑19)

The latest Covid-19 news with expert articles, commentary, and analysis with particular refrence to the education sector in the UK

  • In a recent survey by Unicef  - a leading organisation working for children to ensure more of the world’s children are vaccinated, educated and protected

     

    Unicef UK invited schools from the Rights Respecting Schools network to take part in a short survey about schools reopening. 1,553 individual school staff members took part over the course of one week.


  • The thorny issue of whether children should go back to school

     

    The Children’s Commissioner for England has published a briefing discussing whether children in England should return to school.

     

    The briefing looks at: the scientific evidence: the evidence base for decision-making; and how the debate needs to change.