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Commissioner’s statement on letter to teaching unions

Responding to feedback about a recent letter issued to education unions in Wales, Professor Sally Holland, Children’s Commissioner for Wales, […]

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Commissioner responds to announcement about the return to schools, colleges and other educational settings in September

Responding to the Education Minister’s announcement about the return to schools, colleges and other education settings this September, Professor Sally […]

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Curriculum and Assessment Bill must go further to ensure the rights and wellbeing of children

Responding to the announcement of the Curriculum and Assessment (Wales) Bill, the Children’s Commissioner for Wales, Professor Sally Holland, says: […]

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Children and measures to ease Covid-19 restrictions: Commissioner writes to First Minister, Education Minister and teaching unions

On 6 July 2020 Sally Holland, Children’s Commissioner for Wales, wrote to the the First Minister Mark Drakeford MS, the […]

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Commissioner responds to HM Inspectorate of Probation report about Cardiff Youth Offending Service

Responding to the report published today by HM Inspectorate of Probation about Cardiff Youth Offending Service, Professor Sally Holland, Children’s […]

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“Welsh Government should not abandon years of work on urgent changes to protect the rights of home educated children”

In response to the Welsh Government’s decision to not bring forward new Regulations and Statutory Guidance for elective home education […]

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‘Major change needed’ in mental health and wellbeing care for vulnerable children

Some of Wales’ most vulnerable children are being bounced between services who cannot agree who is responsible for their care, […]

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‘We need to pull together now to remove barriers that are preventing our children from learning and our teachers from teaching’

Responding to the recently-published research by UCL on children’s experiences of home learning and the developments yesterday which throw doubt […]

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Commissioner responds to Welsh Government guidance for re-opening school buildings

Responding to new guidance issued today by the Welsh Government about the return to school in June 2020, Professor Sally […]

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