Covid-19 & Christmas
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School leaders to Government: Give schools flexibility to switch to remote learning before end of term.3 min read
School leaders are concerned that attendance figures will “drop off a cliff” in the last week of school term because of parents’ anxiety over Covid-19 situations before Christmas.
Vaccines are on their way, but the pandemic is still a long way from being over. Other faiths have managed to give up their celebrations and pilgrimages. Surely we can put up with a low-key Christmas?
With the promise of protection that vaccinations bring, the relaxation of coronavirus restrictions for the holidays seems an unnecessary risk to take right now. Christmas could end up being a superspreader event. It is much safer to stay home.