WHO: Keeping Students In Small Groups Could Help To Stop The Spread Of Covid-19 In Schools

The World Health Organisation is giving advice to countries re-opening schools

The Department of Education is finalising a plan aimed at fully re-opening schools next month.

It's believed to be worth hundreds of millions of euro - and will include extra substitute teachers and improved cleaning regimes.

The cabinet will meet tomorrow to discuss the proposals.

Margaret Harris from the WHO explains how some countries have safely re-opened schools:

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