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  • From August 9 to 20, special infection protection measures will be taken in Berlin schools to prevent possible infections from being carried into schools from vacation. Whether the stronger testing and mask requirement must be maintained will be decided on the basis of the pandemic. Compulsory attendance applies.
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Senate Department for Education, Youth and Family

Senator Sandra Scheeres

Enlarge photo: Senatorin Sandra Scheeres
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Sandra Scheeres has been Senator for Education, Youth and Family since 8 December 2016. She is continuing her term of office as Senator for Education, which began on 1 December 2011.

State Secretary Beate Stoffers

Link to: Lebenslauf Beate Stoffers
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Beate Stoffers has been State Secretary for Education since 10 April 2019.

State Secretary Sigrid Klebba

Link to: Lebenslauf Sigrid Klebba
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Sigrid Klebba has been State Secretary for Youth and Family since 1 December 2011.

Organisation chart

Team / Organisationsstruktur
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The Senate Department for Education, Youth and Family is divided into six departments.

It also includes the supervision of schools in the twelve districts, the Social Pedagogical Training Institute Berlin-Brandenburg (SFBB), the Berlin State Centre for Political Education and the joint State Institute for School and Media Berlin-Brandenburg (LISUM).