School Days

Face masks are back, isolation is changing and travel is tighter – the new Covid rules in case you missed them.
Campaigners are calling for better protection for those with different textured hairs.
School absences have jumped by two-thirds. Should we be worried?
Schools could be closed for two weeks during October half term if a firebreak lockdown is implemented.
'Children can consent themselves if they are competent to do so', schools minister Nick Gibb has said.
Schools reopened across the UK this week, but will they stay open?
The education secretary said he hoped the decision would be made 'very very soon'.
Children going back to school can be scary and overwhelming for parents too.