Latest Education News

We are at a time of change within the Education sector. The Welsh Curriculum, the New Professional Standards, New Pioneer Schools and the lists goes on. Discover Teaching aims to bring all the information to you.

Plan to put education at heart of ambition to achieve a million Welsh speakers by 2050



Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol’s role to be expanded

Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol’s role will be expanded to include further education colleges and the work base learning sectors. Read more...


Pioneer schools report shows journey of improvement

Pioneer schools involved in developing Wales’ new curriculum shows good progress is being made. Read more...


New teaching standards for further education and work-based learning workforce

New professional standards for staff in the further education and work-based learning sectors launched. Read more...


Google for Education to be rolled out in Welsh schools next year

Teachers will soon have more choice about the digital tools they use thanks to the roll-out of Google for Education, Kirsty Williams has announced. Read more...


New incentives to teach in Wales

Kirsty Williams has announced the incentives for 2018/19. The new and improved incentives can be seen on our Teaching Training Incentives page.


£2.7m supply teacher project announced

A new £2.7m project to improve the way supply teachers support schools has been announced by the Education Secretary Kirsty Williams today. Read more...


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

The maximum university tuition fee in Wales will remain at £9,000, with £26m of government investment to support students and universities over the next two years.


Improving feedback & reducing workload

Kirsty Williams, the cabinet secretary launched a new guide for teachers and headteacahers. Head over to the Estyn website to download 


Take a look at the Welsh Government's plan for Wales' education.

Education in Wales: Our national mission 2017-21


Changes for the Initial Teacher Education (ITE) course.

Teacher Training changes


Wales introduces New Professional Standards to ensure we have high quality teachers. 

New Teachers, New Term, New Professional Standards


A mission to better Wales' education 

New plan for national mission to raise standards – Kirsty Williams