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Cabinet Secretary for Education officially opens Campus 6 building project at Pembrokeshire College

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 13:28
The Cabinet Secretary for Education, Kirsty Williams, has officially opened the Campus 6 building project at Pembrokeshire College in Haverfordwest.

Maximum tuition fee in Wales will remain £9,000 – Kirsty Williams

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 09:38
Maximum tuition fee in Wales will remain £9,000 – Kirsty Williams

Changes to early entry exams announced – Kirsty Williams

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 12:01
Education Secretary Kirsty Williams has announced new rules to reduce the number of pupils being entered too early for exams (Mon 16th Oct).

Top award for two Merthyr Tydfil schools – Kirsty Williams

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 10:01
Education Secretary Kirsty Williams has handed a top award to two schools in Merthyr Tydfil for their work with their most able pupils (Thurs 12th Oct).

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships bring direct benefits to businesses

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 12:23
Knowledge Transfer Partnerships are bringing direct benefits to businesses by helping to improve their competitiveness and productivity, Minister for Skills and Science Julie James said today.

Carmarthenshire’s looked after children get their just rewards for educational attainment

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 10:01
The Education Secretary, Kirsty Williams today (6 October) attended the Carmarthenshire Celebration of looked after children awards at Ffos Las Race Racecourse in Llanelli.

Grŵp Llandrillo Menai gets £6.75 million Welsh Government boost for state of the art engineering centre at Coleg Menai

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 09:32
Grŵp Llandrillo Menai gets £6.75 million Welsh Government boost for state of the art engineering centre at Coleg Menai

Wales secures the highest number of finalists for WorldSkills UK competition

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 15:35
Wales secures the highest number of finalists for WorldSkills UK competition

Minister discovers why there’s more to Green Man Festival than meets the eye

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 13:00
Wales’ Skills and Science Minister, Julie James, highlights why there’s more to Green Man Festival than just great music, socialising and camping.

New plan for national mission to raise standards – Kirsty Williams

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 10:48
New plan for national mission to raise standards – Kirsty Williams

Organisations that promote Spanish and German welcomed to Wales by Kirsty Williams

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 09:25
The Welsh headquarters of organisations that promote Spanish and German have been officially launched by the Education Secretary Kirsty Williams today (Thurs 21st Sept).

£1.28 million invested to cut classroom bureaucracy – Kirsty Williams

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 09:06
£1.28 million invested to cut classroom bureaucracy – Kirsty Williams

New school guide for parents with adopted children launched

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 08:15
A new Welsh Government backed guide for parents with adopted children on how to work with schools to benefit their child’s education has been launched (Mon 11th Sept).

New Teachers, New Term, New Professional Standards

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 08:15
Newly qualified teachers commencing induction from 1 September will start using the new professional standards for teaching and leadership.

GCSE pupils congratulated by Kirsty Williams

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 08:35
Pupils receiving their GCSE and Welsh Baccalaureate results have been congratulated by Education Secretary Kirsty Williams today (Thurs 24th August).

Minister highlights alternative career options as thousands collect their GCSE results

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 08:15
Skills and Science Minister Julie James is keen to highlight the various benefits offered by apprenticeships.

A-level and Welsh Baccalaureate students congratulated by Kirsty Williams

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 09:35
A-level and Welsh Baccalaureate students congratulated by Kirsty Williams

Lights, Camera, Action: Technical Theatre apprenticeship pilot has a successful stage debut

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 16:00
Lights, Camera, Action: Technical Theatre apprenticeship pilot has a successful stage debut

Schools summer scheme in good health

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 14:50
Kirsty Williams today visited Llandrindod Wells CiW School to see the effect their summer lunch club is having on children from the area (Tues 15th August).

Employability and Apprenticeships Programme – Communication events

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 12:08
It is the intention of the Welsh Government to procure a framework to deliver All Age Employability and Apprenticeship programmes for the period April 2019 to March 2023.