Canolfan Addysg Athrawon De-Orllewin Cymru

The South West Wales Centre of Teacher Education

26th May 2016 05:26pm

Cardiff council tightens grip on troubled Woodlands High School

The council has used its 'powers of intervention' to wrestle more control over Woodlands High School, in Ely

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26th May 2016 02:56pm

Exam regulator clamps down on re-marks

Exam regulator Ofqual is clamping down on the rules for re-marks to end the 'unfair advantage' gained by schools which want lots of tests reviewed.

Go to Article BBC News - Education & Family

26th May 2016 12:51pm

Student loan mis-sold, says graduate

A graduate's complaint that his student debt has risen by £1,800 in interest in the year since he left university goes viral.

Go to Article BBC News - Education & Family

26th May 2016 10:18am

Wales has 'teacher recruitment problem'

Wales is struggling to meet its target for recruiting new trainee secondary teachers, new figures show.

Go to Article BBC News - Education & Family

26th May 2016 10:01am

GCSE students have been flunking their exams but being really funny on Twitter instead

They might not have enjoyed their exams but look on the bright side... the future for social media is bright

Go to Article WalesOnline - Education

26th May 2016 07:06am

Online learning to cut tuition fees

A UK online university network is claiming a "breakthrough moment" as students can cut the cost of a Russell Group degree by studying part of it online.

Go to Article BBC News - Education & Family

26th May 2016 01:42am

Refugee is Children's Word of the Year

Refugee has been announced as Children's Word of the Year after appearing in hundreds of short stories written by young people for Radio 2's 500 Words competition.

Go to Article BBC News - Education & Family

25th May 2016 11:17pm

Teacher 'caused' last-minute exam change

A teacher who allegedly told students what to expect in the Higher English exam sparked a near-emergency at the exams agency, BBC Scotland understands.

Go to Article BBC News - Education & Family

25th May 2016 09:14pm

Exam stress 'among teen suicide causes'

Exam pressures and physical health problems, like acne, are major contributory factors in the suicides of young people, according to new research.

Go to Article BBC News - Education & Family

25th May 2016 01:08pm

University pay dispute 'could widen'

University lecturers have started a two-day strike over pay, amid warnings other staff could join the dispute.

Go to Article BBC News - Education & Family