Social distancing ‘impossible’ in boarding schools

Tes reports …

Teachers’ leaders have said it will be “nigh impossible” for social distancing to be observed within boarding schools when they reopen. Andrew Morris, assistant general secretary of the NEU teaching union, said that social distancing in boarding schools will be “very difficult”.

Mr Morris also said the economic future of boarding schools was uncertain, as it was unclear whether the 60,000 overseas pupils in the sector would return.

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