View text: Small Medium Large

Category: News

Children’s Commissioner: ‘We want to see all pupils return to face-to-face learning; today’s announcement is a step in the right direction’

Responding to the latest Welsh Government announcement on 29 January, Children’s Commissioner for Wales Sally Holland said: “We heard a […]

Read More

Wide range of barriers facing learners in accessing distanced learning during the current lockdown

A snapshot survey of 167 school and college leaders led by the Children’s Commissioner for Wales has revealed the wide […]

Read More

Statement in response to Welsh Government exams announcement on 20 January

“During a global pandemic, what seems certain at one point can change rapidly, and the decisions around assessments for 2021 […]

Read More

Major consultation launched to capture children’s current views and experiences of the pandemic in Wales

Following the success of the first survey of its kind in the UK last year, the Children’s Commissioner for Wales […]

Read More

Joint letter from the 4 UK Children’s Commissioners to the Chair of the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation

The 4 UK Children’s Commissioners have written to to the Chair of the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation asking […]

Read More

Commissioner calls for steps to minimise impact of school closures on children

In response to Welsh Government’s announcement about ongoing school closures, Professor Sally Holland, Children’s Commissioner for Wales, said: The news […]

Read More

Commissioner’s response to latest schools announcement

Responding to Welsh Government’s announcement that all schools and colleges will move to online learning until 18 January, the Children’s […]

Read More

Exclusion from school ‘should be phased out’ for youngest learners

Exclusion from school is ‘useless’ to children and their families, and should be phased out for children aged 3-7, according […]

Read More

An open letter to Wales’ young people – 2021 Exams

Dear Wales’ young people This summer, I wrote to you all about how I felt about this year’s exam results […]

Read More