Chief Education Officer Dr. Jeffrey Blaize says the documentation, protocol, and guidelines that were in place for primary and secondary schools for 2020 still apply and the Ministry will ensure these protocols and guidelines are upheld even more since the surge in Covid-19 cases here.
Dr. Blaize says the Ministry will have documentation and guidelines that do not only apply to primary and secondary school students but to parents and teachers as well.
He also spoke to guidelines in instances where a child may be infected or has a parent with underlying conditions.
Dr. Jeffrey Blaize speaking on Education in Action.
The Ministry is advising parents that children with flu-like symptoms should be kept at home.