Teachers told they have no increased Covid death risk

Tes reports …

Teachers are not at an increased risk of dying from Covid-19 compared to the general working age population and are in a lower risk profession, the government’s UK chief medical officers and their deputies said today. However the statement also acknowledges that “this evidence is weak”. And it adds: “Teenagers may be more likely to transmit to adults than younger children.”

Read more at: Teachers told they have no increased Covid death risk

 

Are you a trainee teacher, NQT, teacher, headteacher, parent or  just someone who cares about education and has something to get off  your chest in a Schools Improvement Guest Post? Follow this link for more details at the bottom of the page.

Don’t forget you can sign up to receive our daily email bulletin (around 7am) with all the latest schools news stories. Your details will never be given to anyone else and you can unsubscribe at any stage. Just follow this link.

We now have a Facebook page - please click to like!

 

Please tell us your thoughts in comments or via Twitter

Gavin Williamson defends taking holiday before A-level results crisis
Teaching unions don’t want ‘useful idiot’ Gavin Williamson to be sacked
Categories: News.

Let us know what you think...