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Schools North East phone lines are down

Schools North East phone lines are down (12th February, 2021)

Due to an IT problem in the offices we work from our telephone lines are currently down.

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Recovery plans needed as clock ticks on ‘return to school’

Recovery plans needed as clock ticks on ‘return to school’ (12th February, 2021)

With increasing pressure on the Government it seems clear that a return to school in some form will take place in March. While we have published a ‘Roadmap to Reopening’ with proposals for a safe return, that is only the start, with plans around longer term recovery and system reform urgently needed.

Schools North East launches Roadmap to Reopening at Academies Conference 2021

Schools North East launches Roadmap to Reopening at Academies Conference 2021 (5th February, 2021)

With keynote speakers including Baroness Berridge, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for the School System, DfE, and National Schools Commissioner Dominic Herrington in attendance, Schools North East launched the Roadmap to Reopening with practical steps to the safe and sustained reopening of schools.

NNoSS: Findings of a survey of members on lateral flow testing in special schools

NNoSS: Findings of a survey of members on lateral flow testing in special schools (5th February, 2021)

The National Network of Special Schools carried out a survey of members, all School Business Professionals in special or alternative provision settings, at the end of January to help build a picture of what testing looks like in special school settings following the introduction of lateral flow testing.