COVID-19 LA Updates

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Please find below all of the updates from Chris Snudden at the LA in reverse chronological order. 

30th June

  1. Test and Trace changes
  2. GCSE re-sits in the Autumn
  3. Health and Safety update – and school visits
  4. Resources for families with 6 – 11 year olds

11th June

  1. COVID-19 Outbreak in school - Process and recording
  2. Health and Safety Guidance
  3. Communication – template letters to use

2nd June

  1. Guidance for Transport Staff during COVID-19
  2. Inclusion and SEND Support
  3. Health and Safety Updates

27th May

  1. LA Risk Assessment Process
  2. Risk assessment and compliance code updates
  3. Emergency School Closure
  4. Staffing Decisions flow chart and additional information

22nd May

  1. Transition Toolkit
  2. Health and Safety Liabilities
  3. Guidance on Provision for Young Children
  4. Reporting Guidance

21st May

  1. Friday Survey
  2. Clap for Educators
  3. KS2 Resources
  4. Joint Union Letter NEU GMB, Unison, Unite
  5. School Crossing Patrols
  6. Norfolk Schools website

18th May

  1. School transport update
  2. Supporting Curriculum Development
  3. May half term

14th May

  1. Safeguarding Campaign – Online Safety
  2. Transport
  3. Template survey for parents
  4. Curriculum support materials to come
  5. Increasing school provision checklist

11th May

  1. Educational Visit Insurance during COVID-19
  2. Template letter for staff and additional information for school leaders
  3. Payment to supply and casual workers

1st May

1. Risk assessments

2. Critical incidents, bereavement and trauma update during COVID-19

3. Our own staff news

29th April

  1. Health and Safety Guidance
  2. E-Courier this week
  3. Bank Holiday Friday 8th May
  4. Support for remote and online Learning
  5. Testing for COVID-19

24th April

  1. Testing for COVID-19
  2. Reporting to parents
  3. Support for Schools and Families without a social worker
  4. Information about ATT equipment during COVID-19 isolation period
  5. Element 3 Funding arrangements for the Summer term 2020
  6. Feedback on Data Returns

22nd April

  1. Safeguarding and Vulnerable Groups update
  2. Furloughing staff
  3. E-Courier messages

17th April

  1. End of Easter Data request for all schools and settings
  2. Finance Guidance
  3. Free School Meal update
  4. HR Letter Template for Staff
  5. Supporting Schools in their work with Vulnerable Learners
  6. Request for PPE
  7. End of Easter Data request for all schools and settings
  8. School Closure Notifications

14th April

  1. Start of the Summer Term and Engaging Vulnerable Learners
  2. Mental Health message
  3. Early Years message
  4. Letter to GMB – on FAQ

7th April

  1. DBS ID Checking
  2. Public Health Norfolk update
  3. Paediatric First Aid – Norfolk guidance
  4. Free Schools Meals - DFE updated guidance
  5. Link to resources for schools and parents - DFE
  6. Social distancing for education providers – DFE updated guidance
  7. Financial support for schools- DFE guidance
  8. Initial teacher Training – DFE guidance
  9. Free School Meals FAQ
  10. Free School Meals FAQ part 2

3rd April

  1. Critical Incident Offer
  2. Data and Early Years
  3. Health Information – Just One Norfolk

 

Announcement

Keep up to date with the latest news, current advice and guidance on Covid-19. Please visit our Covid-19 update and resources tabs under News and Events where you can find latest information, links to helpful resources, websites, template letters and contacts

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02 Jul 2019

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02 Jul 2019

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SEND Transformation Strategy

02 Jul 2019

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