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Podcast: Coronavirus and the school returns

Podcast: Coronavirus and the school returns

Students and staff are returning to schools and academies this week  - and most are very eager to get back into the swing of things, at least in one of Peterborough's academies.
High risk mother is 'afraid for her health' over sending children back to school

High risk mother is 'afraid for her health' over sending children back to school

Peterborough children are returning to school next week after they shut their doors to the majority of students in March – but not all parents are comfortable with it.
Majority of pupils will be 'three months behind' in studies

Majority of pupils will be 'three months behind' in studies

The majority of pupils will be three months behind in their studies when they return to classrooms in England this week, according to a survey.
‘Rota system’ could be used for secondary schools in lockdown areas

‘Rota system’ could be used for secondary schools in lockdown areas

A “rota system” limiting the number of pupils going to secondary schools at any one time could be used for local lockdown zones, while teachers and students may need to wear face coverings in communal areas, according to new Government guidance.
Coronavirus: What to expect from a return to school

Coronavirus: What to expect from a return to school

School life is likely to be very different when some - if not all - of our pupils return in September.
"The most stressful and difficult period of my teaching career"

"The most stressful and difficult period of my teaching career"

Journalism lecturer Nick Reinis-Keightley on how some of the staff and students at Peterborough College have coped during the exam fiasco
Jack Hunt School headteacher praises hardworking students

Jack Hunt School headteacher praises hardworking students

Jack Hunt School teachers have had a busy few months helping to equip healthcare workers - now it's their students' turn to shine with stellar GCSE results.
Iqra Academy celebrates dramatic improvements, including for two refugees

Iqra Academy celebrates dramatic improvements, including for two refugees

Two Syrian refugees from the Iqra Academy have achieved GCSE results that can see them go on to study A Levels, with the school reporting a dramatic increase in achievement over the past four years.
Queen Katharine Academy students impress with GCSE results

Queen Katharine Academy students impress with GCSE results

Queen Katharine Academy (QKA) students are celebrating excellent GCSE results, with principal Lynn Mayes complimenting their "great resilience during these challenging times".
Nene Park Academy principal is "incredibly proud" of GCSE students

Nene Park Academy principal is "incredibly proud" of GCSE students

Students at Nene Park Academy "deserve all the plaudits" for GCSE exam results success - with an array of top grades achieved.