The response to COVID-19 has dramatically changed our lives. In this challenging context, the education system has been disrupted but remains of central importance.
During this time when most learners are not able to attend settings and schools in person, Welsh Government and its partners are working across the education system in a number of ways to offer support to leaders, governors, practitioners, parents, carers and learners in key priority areas.
The Minister for Education launched the ‘Keep Wales Safe. Keep Wales Learning’ programme to support education professionals and learners as we respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. As part of this programme Estyn have worked in conjunction with ADEW and regional school improvement consortia and have developed this advice for schools) to support them in continuing with school business. This document is not statutory.
This document forms part of that work and is linked to the activities of the continuity of learning ‘Keep Wales Safe. Keep Wales Learning.’ programme