Children with ALN (Additional Learning Needs) are being significantly over-represented in permanent and fixed term exclusions from Wales’ schools, according to data obtained by the Welsh Conservatives.
Yesterday marked the beginning of new regulations in relation to teacher assessment information that will dramatically reduce the ability of the public to access information on the performance of Welsh schools.
The UK Conservative Government has committed to raising the pay of hard-working teachers employed in England. The Welsh Government however has consistently resisted calls for an increase in the pay of teachers in Wales.
Darren Millar, Assembly Member for Clwyd West has joined the Friends Against Scams campaign, an initiative that aims to protect and prevent people from becoming victims of scams by empowering communities to ‘Take a Stand Against Scams’.