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Education and skills
23 August 2016
Minister for Skills and Science Julie James has welcomed the publication of the Employer Skills Survey (ESS) 2015.
22 August 2016
The Minister for Skills and Science, Julie James, is visiting Swansea City Football Club Academy to talk to its apprentices about their learning experiences.
18 August 2016
Education Secretary Kirsty Williams has congratulated students across Wales receiving their A-level and Welsh Baccalaureate results today (Thurs 18th August).
10 August 2016
Minister for Skills and Science, Julie James, has congratulated this year’s graduates from British Airways Maintenance Cardiff (BAMC) for successfully completing their apprenticeships.
09 August 2016
Education Secretary Kirsty Williams has approved £4.125 million for a new industry standard technology centre at Coleg Cambria.
09 August 2016
Match funding for a new £8m English medium school in Briton Ferry has been given the green light by Cabinet Secretary for Education, Kirsty Williams.
02 August 2016
A new group is to be set up to review the future role of Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol, the Welsh Government announced today (Tues 2nd August).
28 July 2016
Kirsty Williams will today join young people at Glynneath library to celebrate the Summer Reading Challenge by launching the Big Friendly Read - a scheme to encourage reading on a giant scale.
28 July 2016
A £7.3m EU-backed scheme to boost the career prospects of students from disadvantaged backgrounds has been announced.
14 July 2016
Cabinet Secretary for Education Kirsty Williams was full of praise for the way leaders at Pembroke Dock Community School are involving parents and carers in the education of children there.
14 July 2016
On her first visit to the city since being appointed Education Secretary, Kirsty Williams has said students and staff from across the European Union are welcome at Swansea University.
12 July 2016
The way Tremorfa Nursey School has driven up standards by working with parents, families and the wider community has been commended by Education Secretary Kirsty Williams.
05 July 2016
Students and staff from across the European Union are welcome at Welsh Universities, Education Secretary Kirsty Williams said today (Tues 5th July).
04 July 2016
The ALNET Bill is just one aspect of the overarching ALN Transformation Programme.
04 July 2016
A new campaign to get children ready to start school has been launched by the Education Secretary Kirsty Williams (Mon 4th July).
30 June 2016
The new Capped Points Score system (Capped 9) focuses on Year 11 pupil’s results from nine of the qualifications available in Wales.
28 June 2016
Major changes to school governing bodies will be unveiled by Education Secretary Kirsty Williams later today (Tues 28th June).
23 June 2016
A school in Bargoed has received a special visit from the new Education Secretary Kirsty Williams who officially opened new facilities today (Thurs 23rd June).
15 June 2016
New Cabinet Secretary for Education Kirsty Williams today (Weds 15th June) told Assembly Members she wants to see Wales fulfil its ambition of developing a world-leading curriculum.
05 April 2016
Pupils across Wales can access this year’s Hay festival for free
This press release was published under the 2011 - 2016 Welsh government
Pupils from across Wales will be able to enjoy free access to parts of this year’s Hay festival thanks to support from the Welsh Government and the Hay Festival Educational Trust.
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