School openings ‘may be detrimental’ to home learning

Tes reports …

Reopening primary schools to some year groups next week could have a “detrimental impact” on the quality of learning for pupils at home, heads have warned.

Paul Whiteman, general secretary of school leaders’ union NAHT, said fewer teachers will be available to support children with remote learning if pupils in Reception, Year 1 and Year 6 are taught in smaller groups from next week.

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  1. At this rate we may soon reach the stage where there is no point in ever recommencing teaching in schools: all teaching can be online with lessons from experts and just a few staff in schools to provide some extra support. Save the taxpayer a fortune.

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