• Consider allowing pupils to wear additional clothing indoors, DfE tells schools

    Schools should consider allowing pupils to wear “additional, suitable indoor items of clothing” during the winter as classrooms get colder because of the need for ventilation, the Department for Education has said. In updated action for schools guidance published today, the DfE said increased ventilation “may make school buildings cooler than usual over the winter

    16.21 Oct. 21st, 2020 | News

  • Staff and pupils recommended to layer up as schools work to keep classrooms ventilated

    Staff and pupils are being told to layer up as schools struggle to keep classrooms both ventilated for covid safety and warm during dropping temperatures. Unions are urgently seeking updated information on how schools should manage the winter period with windows and doors open, with heads predicting heating costs could double.  The Health and Safety

    13.00 Oct. 2nd, 2020 | News