Is It Safe To Send The Kids To School This Term?

The Quicky

Is It Safe To Send The Kids To School This Term?

It's part of the national conversation - should the kids go back to school classrooms when the holidays are finished? 

Victoria is already back, with online learning. Queensland is back on Monday, planning five weeks of online learning at least. 

Yet, the Prime Minister wants children to physically go back to school now. 

What do the educators and scientists think? 

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Host/Producer: Claire Murphy 

Executive Producer: Melanie Tait

Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri 

Guests:  Kevin Bates, President of the Queensland Teachers Union; Suzi Mackay, teacher; Alex, teacher; Professor Raina McIntyre, Professor of Global Biosecurity, UNSW.  


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