The government has announced that members of the Armed Forces will be involved in supporting corona virus testing activities for thousands of school and college students in the UK.
The Ministry of Defense By next Monday, 1,500 Army veterans will ensure test methods are implemented, and students for the new era are set to begin stumble income.
It said the majority of staff who provide support and telephone advice to companies in need of guidance on setting up testing facilities will form local response teams.
Students will in most cases beat themselves up under the supervision of school staff or under the supervision of volunteers trained for the role, while teachers are not expected to participate in the testing process.
The decision follows a series of successful pilot tests in schools in November and December.
Secretary of Education, Gavin Williamson, Said: “The support, guidance, materials and funding of secondary schools and colleges is a genuine cross-government endeavor to ensure that their staff and students have the support, guidance, materials and funding they need to provide a quick test from the beginning of time.
“Thank you to all of the Armed Forces staff, school and college staff, leaders and volunteers for the test.”
Any student with a positive case connection will be given a seven-day test daily, while teachers can take weekly Govt tests.
However, by the end of the fall the teaching unions had described the test program “Impossible” and “Unable to provide” And advised staff to refuse to work on the project during the Christmas break. A joint report by four major education unions, school governors and the Church of England, which runs a quarter of the country’s churches, accused the government of making a “confusing and quick” announcement on the last day of the term.
Year 11 and Year 13 students are preparing for their GCSE and A-levels, and should be allowed to return to school next Monday, along with those with professional qualifications that week, children of key workers and vulnerable youth. Most secondary students will not return to the classroom until January 11 and will be taught remotely.
However, There is a split among the ministers On whether the projects should go ahead after the government’s scientific advisers insisted on delaying the start of the new era amid an increase in cases. Attendance at schools is “being reviewed,” the Department of Education said.
Williamson is understood to be a “restructuring move” against what one source described as “senior peers” who were alarmed by the suggestion that reopening schools was impossible. R no Below one.
Williamson is expected to meet with Downing Street officials to consider whether schools in Tier 4 areas should be closed until February.