Coronavirus in schools and early years settings

1 September 2020

What is coronavirus and what can schools and early years providers do to keep their pupils and children safe? Martin Hodgson provides comprehensive coverage of all the appropriate guidance.

The furlough scheme — what is changing in September?

26 August 2020

For many employers, August has been the start of a very important period of post-coronavirus economic recovery. However, as September begins, employers need to be aware of the details pertaining to some upcoming changes to the Job Retention Scheme. Ben McCarthy, senior researcher and employment law writer at Croner-i, outlines this in more details below.

Transitions post lockdown

24 August 2020

Rebecca Fisk explores approaches to transitions in early years settings and how circumstances have changed as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Prime areas of learning and development

10 August 2020

Rebecca Fisk is an early years consultant with over 30 years of experience in education. In this article she highlights the importance of the prime areas of learning and development, especially during the Covid-19 pandemic situation.

Safer ventilation at work — airborne transmission of the virus

3 August 2020

Airborne transmission of the Covid-19 virus is revealed to be more of a threat than initially thought, highlighting the need for effective ventilation and air conditioning systems in our workplaces. Vicky Powell examines the latest specialist advice on how to mitigate the threat of the airborne coronavirus.

Face coverings for employees on public transport

24 July 2020

Mike Sopp considers the issue of whether employers should be providing face masks or coverings for those employees who have to use public transport to get to work during the coronavirus pandemic.