Published 9th June
A new voluntary COVID-19 study to assess and monitor the prevalence of COVID-19 among pre-school, primary and secondary school pupils and teachers has been launched by the government.
Teachers and pupils will be voluntarily swab tested as part of new COVID-19 surveillance study
Up to 100 schools will be tested across England by end of summer term, targeting around 200 staff and children at each school.
The data will be used to better understand the rates of transmission within schools
For more information go to the Government website (opens in a new tab)