Less is more for curriculum reform

As Wales develops its new national curriculum, Gareth Evans warns that teachers will need room to innovate and we should not seek to overload those responsible for educating future generations…   It is often said that the quality of an education system cannot exceed the quality of its teachers. And it is little wonder, given…

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New approach to maths a key part of the equation

Dr Sofya Lyakhova and Dr Howard Tanner consider the development of a National Network of Excellence for Mathematics…   The recent announcement (3.11.16.) by Education Secretary Kirsty Williams that a National Network of Excellence for Mathematics (NNEM) is to be created should be welcomed by parents, teachers and students in Wales. In these troubled economic…