Schools

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo authorized schools to reopen on a conference call Friday morning. Once an epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic, the state's test positivity rates have fallen to below...

In June, America was united, briefly, on the need to reopen schools. Other countries had managed to do so successfully, and evidence suggested children are at low risk from severe COVID-19 complications....

OPENING schools could push the crucial R rate to 1.5 and lead to "rapid growth of the coronavirus", one expert has claimed. The government is adamant that schools will reopen this September after...

Bill Gates is siding with President Trump, saying US schools should reopen in the fall despite the continued spread of the coronavirus — claiming “the benefits outweigh the costs,” according...

NEW CDC guidelines urge schools across the country to re-open this fall, days after President Trump said the agency was being too "tough". A statement from The Centers for Disease Control and...

SCHOOLS have been told to DELAY 11-plus tests until late October at the earliest because of coronavirus. The Government has finally handed out advice telling grammar schools the exams due to be held in...

BRITAIN took a massive step towards all children returning to school today as the Government unveiled its plans to have everyone back in September. The Government published new guidance today on how...

ENTIRE schools could be shut year groups if just two pupils get coronavirus, new guidelines have revealed. The Government today published new advice to schools as Boris Johnson plans to get every child...

Schools WILL reopen in two months ‘come what may’ even if the rest of society is locked down, government source insists Primary schools will be able to operate ‘bubbles’ of more than 30...

Nearly nine in 10 primary schools in England have reopened to more children since lockdown but just a third of pupils in some year groups are back in class, figures show Only a third of pupils in Year...

Private schools accuse ministers of ‘ignoring’ their offers to provide summer catch-up courses for local children in letter to Education Secretary Gavin Williamson Christopher King, chief...

Depending on who you read or listen to, charter schools are either a striking success or a “failed and damaging experiment” — or even just “fads.” Such conflicting opinions have led to bitter...

Private schools are offering their buildings and grounds for summer catch-up lessons for ‘disadvantaged’ state pupils left behind by lockdown Independent Schools Council will offer up classrooms...

Hundreds of primary schools are told to stay shut for another two weeks as R rate rises above one in North West sparking fears of second wave Some primary schools have been ‘strongly advised’...

Reopening schools is ‘unlikely’ to trigger a second wave of COVID-19 infection, say scientists Mathematical models of eased lockdown scenarios supports return to schools  The opening of...

THE shutdown of schools could leave poor kids 16 months behind better-off classmates, a study found. By the end of primary school, they are on average 9.2 months behind richer pupils. ⚠️ Read our...