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Guidance for schools, colleges, nurseries and other education and early years settings on the coronavirus, COVID-19, and information for members.

Updates 5 March 2021:

Useful tips for school staff on face coverings (TES)   


Latest DfE updated guidance and information 

Northern Ireland: Weir announces extension to Residential Outdoor Education Centres funding scheme for Outdoor Education Centres impacted by COVID-19. 

Welsh Government:

Updates 4 March 2021: 

Voice Community: Updated COVID-19 FAQs

England (DfE):  Quarantine arrangements for boarding school students from red list countries Updated: 

Scottish Government:  

Scottish Government Early Learning and Childcare COVID-19 Update No. 12 – March 2021 (pdf)

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Advisory Sub-Group on Education and Children’s Issues – phased return to in-person learning in schools and ELC settings - next stepsAdvisory note. The Scottish Government said it would publish updated safety guidance next week.

Updates 3 March 2021: Voice Community Cymru statement on return to schools before Easter

Updates 2 March 2021 Scotland:  Voice Community Scotland Statement on First Minister’s COVID-19 update

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