News and features from BBC News - Education and Family
- Pupils sent home in half of England's secondary schools
Attendance figures show 46% of secondary schools had pupils isolating because of Covid outbreaks.
- Schools in N. Ireland shut for two weeks
The figures come as NI's schools face a two-week closure aimed at curbing the spread of coronavirus.
- School meals: Labour backs Marcus Rashford campaign
The shadow education secretary says "now is the time to act" as Labour threatens to force a vote by…
- Covid: Boris Johnson appears confused over single parent rules
Boris Johnson initially suggests parents living apart from their children may face restrictions.
- Liverpool considers longer half term to fight virus
Almost 500 teaching staff and 8,000 pupils are currently self-isolating in Liverpool.