Covid-19 DfE guidance

All the latest Govt. guidance in one place

We felt that, as so much has happened of late with changes to guidance, that it would be good to share the links to all pertinent documents here in one place.

DfE guidance

New Government Guidance for Special Schools during the National Lockdown

Today the government released new guidance for special schools, specialist post-16 providers and alternative provision during the current national lockdown. A copy of this is below.

DfE guidance

Department for Education publishes schools re-opening guidance

July 2, 2020

Today the Department for Education has published its guidance for schools re-opening. An additional document gives guidance for children and young people with special educational needs. You can find both documents here:

Guidance for full opening of schools

Guidance for full opening of special schools and other specialist institutions

The NNPCF has been working with the Department for Education and making representations on behalf of families of children and young people with SEND.

You can find a record of our representations here

NNPCF Covid-19 update

In addition, the Department for Education has also today published guidance on Early Years and Further Educational settings.

Guidance for further education and skills providers

Guidance for early years and childcare providers