Coronavirus (COVID-19)


COVID-19 (Coronavirus) - latest advice

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) - education settings

Trauma webinars delivered by Louise Bomber

These three webinars are packed with practical strategies to reduce the trauma experienced by young people (and ourselves) during the current crisis and beyond.

View the webinars

Buckinghamshire and national guidance and advice

Connecting Bucks Schools Keeping teachers across Buckinghamshire (and beyond) connected.

Business continuity planning

Advice and templates for resilience policies and Business Continuity Plans are available in our emergency planning guidance page. (Login required)

Business Continuity Plan template

Guidance on GOV.​UK

The main government guidance relating to what school leaders, teachers and school staff need to do during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak can be accessed from the one place - Guidance for schools: coronavirus (COVID-19).

Department for Education coronavirus helpline

You can call the DfE if you cannot find the information you need online. Call the DfE coronavirus helpline if you have a query in England about:

  • early years including nurseries
  • schools
  • colleges
  • universities
  • children’s social care

If you work in a school, you’ll need your unique reference number (URN or UK PRN) when you contact DfE.

DfE coronavirus helpline
Telephone: 0800 046 8687
Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm
Find out about call charges

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