Secretary of State for Education thanks teachers for their vital role
Rt Hon Gavin Williamson, the Secretary of State for Education has sent a letter to all teachers expressing 'deepest gratitude for the absolutely vital service that you are providing for our children, young people and communitites.'
He also said in his message that, 'over the last few days I have heard extraordinary examples of school leaders and teachers responding with flexibility, pragmatism and creativity- demonstrating true civic spirit in unparalleled circumstances.'
'You are the reason critical workers across the country can continue to deliver the crucial frontline services that are central to our national effort to tackle Covid-19.'
The Governemnt has published initial guidance on how best to keep staff and students safe, and is continuing to work with the sector to answer concerns. Find the Gov.Uk advice here.