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updated on 17 September 2019
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Find out what breaks your teachers are entitled to, how long they should be and the issues to bear in mind, with DfE, ASCL and expert guidance.

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  1. Teachers must get one break of "reasonable length" each day
  2. You can count morning and afternoon breaks as directed time
  3. Make adjustments for staff who need them
  4. Keep teacher wellbeing in mind too

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