A number of schools in Australia have shut after students and staff tested positive for COVID-19. And some private schools have moved to online classes pre-emptively.
Many parents are keeping their children home as a precaution for various reasons. Attendance in schools has fallen, by as much as 50% in some.
The current medical advice is for schools to remain open and for children to go to school, unless they are unwell. But if your child is staying home from school, you may be wondering how you can support their learning.
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