Archive - January 2022

Month: January 2022

Jan 2022
About a million children in England - one out of every eight pupils - were off school last Thursday, as Covid-related absences rose. The official figures also show staffing problems worsening, with a quarter of schools seeing teachers ...

Jan 2022
An inquiry is being launched into children who are not attending school in the wake of national lockdowns, the children's commissioner for England has said.  Read more here.

Jan 2022
Staff in schools and prisons in England and Wales are for the first time to be included in draft guidance on how to identify people who have self-harmed.  Read more here.

Jan 2022
A mum-of-four who did not have a computer at home said being given a donated laptop has "really improved" her family's lives.  Read more here.

Jan 2022
Pupils in England have been taking Covid tests before heading into class, as schools reopen to a different set of rules following the Christmas break.  Read more here.