PRESS RELEASE: Twitter Space Event, 13 October 2022: SafeEdForAll, joined by Green Party Education Spokesperson Vix Lowthion, hosted a ‘Pandemic PTA’ where parents and educators looked at how they can tackle Covid disruption in schools together. SafeEdForAll is a parent-led grassroots group with 10,000 followers on Twitter. Together, we advocate against physical harm in UK … More Why the climate, economic and health burden of Covid in schools is unsustainable.
SAFE ED FOR ALL UK PRESS RELEASE: 27 SEPTEMBER 2022 Between August 2021 and September 2022, a Randomized Control Trial (RCT) went ahead in 30 primary schools in Bradford on the feasibility of using air cleaners to reduce the spread of airborne pathogens such as Covid-19. Funded by the Department for Health and Social Care, … More PRESS RELEASE: UK child trials block action for clean air schools.
SAFE ED FOR ALL UK PRESS RELEASE: 21 SEPTEMBER 2022 How Clean Air Classrooms will solve the UK’s school attendance crisis. Twitter Space Event, 15 September 2022: SafeEdForAll hosted ‘Ask the Experts,’ a Q&A session on ‘Removal of Airborne Pollution and Pathogens in Schools.’ Guest speakers, HVAC Engineer Joey Fox and NEU Rep Karam Bales, … More How Clean Air Classrooms will solve the UK’s school attendance crisis.
With the cost of living crisis worsening, parents have reached out to us with alarming reports. A minority of schools are turning their HEPA filters off—mistakenly assuming this will save money. We’ve done some maths, and here is what it actually costs to run a HEPA filter and why schools really CAN’T afford to stop … More Don’t make this mistake: Why your school CAN afford clean air this winter…
Dear Safe Ed, I’m a Secondary student who has been wearing a Cambridge mask at school (these are like FFP2’s). There are actually about 10 of us, and our head teacher wants to make us stop. She’s decided that there will be no facemasks worn from September because she feels it “impacts communication.” She also … More 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Facemasks in Schools
We receive and publish another letter from a parent to their children’s school head teacher, notifying them of the intention to not send their children back on March 8th. We are asking the government to give parents freedom of choice and suspend fines for non attendance so parents who are concerned about catching Covid are … More Please authorise my children’s absences as the government ignores science on safe schools
We understand a number of parents will be refusing to send their children back on the 8th of March, in response to the imminent full re-opening, so we are publishing this letter to a head teacher from one of our supporters, with names withdrawn. Whilst we as a group do not encourage law breaking, and … More No, my children are not going back to school on March 8th
Animation by Vicky Martin of an interview by dr Deepti Gurdasani, senior lecturer in Epidemiology at Queen Mary University London
I’d like to voice my concerns about the lack of recognition of the dynamics of aerosol transmission and the way this has been ignored, minimised, and underplayed from the time it was first raised by key national & international experts & organisations. This is particularly concerning within the educational sectors, because it has led to … More Testimonies from parents; 9. Mother from East of England
I am extremely clinically vulnerable and have to shield due to having severe asthma. My steroid medication suppresses my immune system. If I catch Covid, my outcome will be very grave. Therefore, because the safety measures in schools do not prevent Covid spreading or children catching it, I felt the risk was too high for … More Testimonies from parents: 8. Mother from Hampshire