Re-opening of schools thrown into doubt

The re-opening of schools in the north west for students with special needs is in doubt after a teaching union said it has “grave safety concerns”.


There are calls on the Education Minister Norma Foley to now produce an appropriate education plan for children with special needs.


Talks are to continue today ahead of the proposed re-opening of schools on Thursday.


Adam Harris, CEO of autism charity AsIAm, says parents and children need clarity: