1 Jun 2022

Fears for education system as teachers catch Covid-19

From Morning Report, 8:20 am on 1 June 2022

Concerns are being raised about how the education system will cope as it's revealed teachers seem to be catching Covid-19 at a higher rate than the rest of the adult population.

Schools have notified the Education Ministry of about a thousand cases among their teaching staff in each of the past two weeks.

Education correspondent John Gerritsen reports.