04 December 2018

Education begins to improve, but Chief Inspector urges schools to prepare for new curriculum

There are some early signs of improvement in Welsh education this year, according to the Chief Inspector of Education and Training in his Annual Report published today. In primary schools, standards were judged as good or better in eight-in-ten, up from seven-in-ten last year and the proportion judged as excellent has doubled from 4% to 8%. Standards remain good or better in half of secondary schools, the same as last year. Read more >