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COVID-19 resource hub: governing your school during coronavirus

Practical advice and resources to help you every step of the way

Your school is now open to all pupils

Most schools reopened on 8 March for all pupils. 

You can read our summary of the reopening guidance, and you'll find the detailed guidance from the DfE here.

Stay on top of the latest announcements

DfE guidance continues to change regularly. Click the 'save for later' star in the upper-right-hand corner of this article to be notified of all the changes.

Get on the path to a new 'normal'

In the coming weeks, you should plan to:

Carry on with business as usual:

Carry on with your board and committee meetings
Monitor your school
Make wellbeing a priority
Stay on top of school finances
Keep up with your recruitment and induction efforts

If you need a new headteacher:

If you need a new governor or trustee:

Help us guide you and boards like yours

Tell us what you need help with, or how you're working with your school right now to overcome challenges, at We'll do our very best to support you. And we'll share the best of how schools and boards are working together under these difficult circumstances to help guide others. 

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