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We look back at the week in Covid-19, at last week’s coronavirus situation in the UK, whether schools are seeing more infections, the new variants and the summer holidays, the growing risk of a third wave in the EU, why we need more than vaccines to be safe, and more...
Coronavirus: Is the Kent variant responsible for the rise in cases among young people in Israel and Italy?4 min read
A spike in cases has been reported among young people in Israel and Italy.
Fact-checking Children’s Minister Vicky Ford’s claim that it is not reckless to reopen all UK schools in the same week because parents and teachers are now more protected against Covid-19 thanks to the rollout of the vaccination programme.
The UK government has announced a four stage plan for ending COVID-19 restrictions.
Local interpretation of national guidance will be most effective in preventing outbreaks in schools. This pandemic could last for many more months, and impact on the learning, socialisation and mental health of pupils must be taken into account.
We heard the views of 211 primary school staff in Wales on children heading back to school in September. This is what they have to say.