COVID-19 | Latest Updates For Schools, Early Years and FE Providers

This article has been brought to you by Slough Borough Council's Children, Learning and Skills Director (Cate Duffy), School's Service Lead (Johnny Kyriacou); Early Years and Prevention Service Lead (Michael Jarrett) and Inclusion Service Lead (John Wood).  This is for the attention of all Schools, Early Years and FE providers.

The information on each web link below has either been provided to us by the Department of Education and/or Slough Borough Council's Director and Service Leads for Children Learning and Skills.  This page is to keep all educational professionals updated with the latest information on Coronavirus (COVID-19). Please share this advice with your staff and cascade as appropriate.

October Updates

23/10/2020 - Important COVID Announcement for Slough

21/10/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 77

14/10/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 76

09/10/2020 - Teaching Children and Young People about Infection and Prevention

07/10/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 75

07/10/2020 - World Mental Health Day 2020

07/10/2020 - COVID-19 | Implementing Protective Measures in Education and Childcare Settings

05/10/2020 - Early Years Ofsted Update September 2020

September Updates

30/09/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 74

29/09/2020 - COVID-19 | School Closure Form

29/09/2020 - COVID-19 | Advice for Rising Cases

23/09/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 73

21/09/2020 - Handling Suspected COVID Cases

21/09/2020 - COVID-19 Recovery | Responding to the Prevent Risks in the Education Sector

17/09/2020 - COVID-19 Guide for Parents and Carers

16/09/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 72

16/09/2020 - Education Settings COVID-19 Resource Pack

15/09/2020 - Barnardo’s ‘See, Hear, Respond’ Service

11/09/2020 - Hands, Face, Space Campaign

09/09/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 71

08/09/2020 - COVID-19 | Updated Resources for Schools and Children's Centres

07/09/2020 - Wellbeing for Education Return Programme

03/09/2020 - COVID-19 | Early Outbreak Management

02/09/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 70

August Updates

26/08/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 69

25/08/2020 - Funding to help Schools Boost Early Language Skills

20/08/2020 - Infection Control, Flu and Winter Preparedness

19/08/2020 - Early Years and Childcare Parental Survey 2020

18/08/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 68

13/08/2020 - Attendance Guidance for Schools

12/08/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 67

06/08/2020 - Level 3 Heatwave Alert

05/08/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 66

July Updates

31/07/2020 - Ofsted | Monthly Update July 2020

29/07/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 65

22/07/2020 - Early Years | Training and Continuous Professional Development 2020-2021

22/07/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 64

20/07/2020 - Product Alert | Type IIR Masks from Cardinal Health MHRA Advice

20/07/2020 - COVID-19 | #OneSlough Project

17/07/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 63

17/07/2020 - Return to School 2020-21

15/07/2020 - Summer Oral Health Promotion

14/07/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 62

14/07/2020 - Alliance Connect Events - July/August 2020

13/07/2020 - School Census Autumn 2020

10/07/2020 - COVID-19 | Implementing Protective Measures For Out of School Settings

10/07/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 61

10/07/2020 - Education Safeguarding Newsletter July 2020

08/07/2020 - Family Fund for Children with SEND

07/07/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 60

03/07/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 59

02/07/2020 - Reducing Obesity and Reducing Coronavirus Risk

02/07/2020 - Ofsted News | Early Years June 2020

June Updates

30/06/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 58

30/06/2020 - COVID-19 | Summer Food Fund – Free School Meal Vouchers

26/06/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 57

25/06/2020 - DfE Webinars in July

23/06/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 56

22/06/2020 - Heatwave Alert 

19/06/2020 - DfE Update on Mental Health and Wellbeing

19/06/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 55

19/06/2020 - Product Alert | Philips HeartStart MRx Monitor/Defibrillator (MDA/2020/016)

16/06/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 54

12/06/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 53

12/06/2020 - Product Alert | KN 95 Face Masks

11/06/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 52

10/06/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 51

10/06/2020 - Product Alert | Bowak Jangro Disinfectant

09/06/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 50

09/06/2020 - Mental Health Support for CYP

09/06/2020 - Summer Prepardeness Programme and Coronavirus

08/06/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 49

05/06/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 48

04/06/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 47

03/06/2020 - Reducing Risks of Coronavirus

03/06/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 46

03/06/2020 - COVID-19 | Guidance on Health and Safety for Education Settings

02/06/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 45

01/06/2020 - COVID-19 | Return to School Water Dispenser Guidance

01/06/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 44

May Updates

29/05/2020 - Early Years Inclusion Grant

29/05/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 43

28/05/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 42

27/05/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 41

26/05/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 40

22/05/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 39

21/05/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 38

20/05/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 37

19/05/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 36

19/05/2020 - Active Movement Support Packages

18/05/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 35

18/05/2020 - EYFS Bursts for Learning 0-5 Year Olds

18/05/2020 - FREE Slough Schools Health and Wellbeing in School Survey

15/05/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 34

14/05/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 33

13/05/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 32

13/05/2020 - Immunisation Survey

12/05/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 31

12/05/2020 - Slough COVID-19 Family Support

11/05/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 30

07/05/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 29

06/05/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 28

05/05/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 27

05/05/2020 - COVID-19 | SEBDOS Support

05/05/2020 - COVID-19 | Statutory Compliance and Managing Premises

04/05/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 26

04/05/2020 - #Coping 5 Ways Secondary (Please see document at the bottom of the page)

04/05/2020 - #Coping 5 Ways Primary (Please see document at the bottom of the page)

01/05/2020 - #5ways5daysNHS Challenge (Please see document at the bottom of the page)

01/05/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 25a

April Updates

30/04/2020 - Slough Schools MHST/Getting Help offer | Summer Term

30/04/2020 - #Coping Young Person's Guide

30/04/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 25

29/04/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 24

28/04/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 23

28/04/2020 - Employer Information for Testing of Essential Workers

27/04/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 22

27/04/2020 - LGA COVID-19 Survey and Guidance from TP

24/04/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 21

23/04/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 20

22/04/2020 - LGA Update | COVID-19 School Workforce Issues

22/04/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 19

21/04/2020 - CANCELLED School Census | Summer 21st May 2020

20/04/2020 - Early Years provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 18

20/04/2020 - Coronavirus Government Guidance | Furlough, Testing Frontline Workers, SEND Risk Assessment

19/04/2020 - DfE Stakeholder Update | Major Package to Support Online Learning

17/04/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 17

16/04/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 16

15/04/2020 - Health at Home

15/04/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 15

15/04/2020 - Dingley's Offer | School Closure Support for Families

14/04/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 14

14/04/2020 - COVID-19 | Update for Schools from HSE

09/04/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 13

08/04/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 12

08/04/2020 - COVID-19 | Free School Meals Update

07/04/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 11

06/04/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 10

03/04/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 9

03/04/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 8

03/04/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 7

01/04/2020 - COVID-19 | PACEY Frequently Asked Questions

March Updates

31/03/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 6

31/03/2020 - Isolation Support Information

31/03/2020 - COVID-19 | Free School Meals

30/03/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 5

26/03/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 4

25/03/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 3

24/03/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 2

24/03/2020 - Social Distancing In Schools

23/03/2020 - Early Years Provider Updates | COVID-19 Edition 1

23/03/2020 - Attendance Service | Impact of Coronavirus on Penalty Notices & Enforcement Action

20/03/2020 - COVID-19: Free School Meals Guidance For Schools

19/03/2020 - COVID-19: Closure of Education Settings | Information For Carers and Parents

16/03/2020 - COVID-19 | Guidance For Education Settings

13/03/2020 - Coronavirus Announcement | Move From Contain To Delay Phase

12/03/2020 - Coronavirus Update | Government Action Plan

11/03/2020 - Coronavirus Update | FCO Travel Advice & Educational Resources

10/03/2020 - Coronavirus Update | Action Plan and Updated Travel Advice

05/03/2020 - Coronavirus Update | Action Plan Overview

03/03/2020 - Coronavirus Update | Action Plan Launched

02/03/2020 - DfE: Coronavirus Helpline

February Updates

27/02/2020 - Schools | Coronavirus: COVID-19 Update

26/02/2020 - Early Years | Coronavirus: COVID-19

19/02/2020 - Updates on Coronavirus | For Early Years, Schools and FE Providers

04/02/2020 - Coronavirus Advice | For Early Years, Schools and FE Providers

Effect on Council and Schools

The school closures/partial closures will be updated as information comes in until schools close on Friday afternoon (20/03/2020). At the end of Friday, schools in England will close to all except the most vulnerable children & children of critical workers who would otherwise need to stay home.  To find out more please visit: http://www.slough.gov.uk/health-and-social-care/covid-19-effects-on-council-services-and-schools.aspx.