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Last updated on 4 June 2020
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The death of a headteacher, teacher or staff member will be felt deeply by the entire school community. It can be difficult for pupils and staff to adjust to someone new filling the role of the deceased – here are some tips to help you and others in your school to get through this difficult transition.

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