Dear members

This week’s Covid-19 communication covers:

  1. New update as of 27.04.20
  2. Links to previous advice.

As ever the update is issued by BSA in conjunction with our partners BAISIS and ISC. BSA reminds all schools that it is not a medical, statutory or legal authority and any advice is given on that basis.

A.1: What has changed
In practical terms, very little has changed since last week in the UK and, although the Prime Minister resumes work today no immediate changes to policy are expected before the next review on May 08. Internationally, some countries are beginning to reopen schools. For those planning for future reopening, much attention is now focusing on how this might be achieved, and what challenges there would be. Although the restrictions in the UK remain the same, many other countries are partially lifting their “lockdown”. Last week, the Scottish government published guidance on looking beyond lockdown, click here to view this.

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