The government announced this week its “recovery roadmap” for the country to ease out of lockdown. With it is a plan to gradually reopen schools in England.

You can read short summaries about these on the Contact and Council for Disabled Children websites.

This is also mentioned on IPSEA’s “update on COVID-19, school closures and SEN provision” page, along with many other relevant information.

You can view the full government guidance for the reopening of schools and other educational settings at, which contains answers to the following questions: