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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.

Updated: 30 September 2020:

Scottish Government:  Support for self-isolating students: Minister says physical and mental wellbeing the priority


Ofqual:  Extraordinary regulatory framework: General Qualifications, COVID-19 Conditions and Requirements

DfE updated guidance

Updated 29 September 2020: 

Welsh Government: Changes to school session times: coronavirus  Guidance

England: DfE updates including Return of students to universities statement Statement to Parliament

Update: 28 September 2020:

Voice FAQs updated: Health and SafetyHolidaysLay-offs and Short-Term WorkingNurseries and Childcare, Returning to the workplace and Schools FAQs.

Scottish Government:  Student accommodation guidance on visits home 

England: DfE updates

Updates 25 September 2020:

England: A COVID-19 update for parents of school and college pupils A copy of the Public Health England / NHS Test & Trace letter sent to parents via schools and colleges (pdf)

Northern Ireland: Coronavirus (COVID-19): Guidance for School and Educational Settings in Northern Ireland


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