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Coronavirus (COVID-19): guidance on preparing for the start of the new school term in August 2020 - version 3

This guidance has been developed to support a safe return to school for all children, young people and staff taking full account of progress made in suppressing COVID-19 in Scotland, the scientific advice received and the advice of the Education Recovery Group and other key stakeholders.

54 page PDF

703.7 kB

54 page PDF

703.7 kB

Contents
Coronavirus (COVID-19): guidance on preparing for the start of the new school term in August 2020 - version 3
Version Control

54 page PDF

703.7 kB

Version Control

Version Date Summary of changes
V1.0 30/7/2020 First version of document
V2.0 25/8/2020

Update to guidance on face coverings in Key Public Health Measures section and Dedicated School Transport section.

Updates effective from 31st August 2020.

V3.0 11/9/2020

Various updates for clarification of key issues, including self-isolation, testing procedures, quarantine, outbreak and case management, and links to updated guidelines on Physical Education and Home Economics. 

The revised and additional text has been updated in both PDF and HTML. It is shown in the pdf as red text.


Contact

Email: CERG@gov.scot