School closures – PM refuses to rule it out

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has not ruled out school closures amid the Corona Virus pandemic.

Speaking at the daily news conference (Tue 17th Mar), he stated that he “completely” understood the desires of parents for schools to shut down.

The PMs statements come as a teachers union has warned of a “rising sense of panic” surrounding schools.

NASUWT, representing headteachers and teachers, has called for the government to clearer guidance on how schools should proceed at this time of crisis.

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Source: Express online publication.