We want your views on a proposal to give schools additional time to prepare for the new curriculum before its introduction in 2022.

How to respond

Consultation ends:
1 May 2019
Consultation launched:

Consultation description

We are consulting on the amendment of regulations which would allow schools to close to pupils for an additional day per year for 3 years.

The proposed changes will:

  • provide additional INSET days for schools
  • increase the time available for teachers to undertake professional learning
  • support the introduction of the new curriculum

Consultation documents

Consultation document
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How to respond

Submit your comments by 1 May 2019, in any of the following ways:

Online form


Download the response form.

Complete and return to: 

Pedagogy, Professional Learning and Schools as Learning Organisations Branch
Pedagogy, Leadership and Professional Learning
Education and Public Services
Welsh Government
Cathays Park
CF10 3NQ