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Shadow Education Minister calls for “clarity” from Welsh Government on curriculum change | Gweinidog Addysg Cysgodol yn galw am "eglurder" gan Lywodraeth Cymru ar newid cwricwlwm

Commenting on Welsh Government’s curriculum change statement, Shadow Education Minister Suzy Davies AM, said: “The Welsh Government’s proposed changes to the curriculum in Wales are huge.  They may have political support but we are now approaching the stage where we need clarity on practicality, accountability, teacher training and most of all, a higher quality education for our young people. 
Wrth sôn am ddatganiad newid cwricwlwm Llywodraeth Cymru, dywedodd y Gweinidog Addysg Cysgodol, Suzy Davies AC: "Mae newidiadau arfaethedig Llywodraeth Cymru i'r cwricwlwm yng Nghymru yn enfawr. Efallai bod ganddynt gefnogaeth wleidyddol ond rydyn ni nawr yn mynd at y cam lle mae angen eglurder ar ymarferoldeb, atebolrwydd, hyfforddiant athrawon, ac yn fwy na dim, addysg o ansawdd uwch i'n pobl ifanc.

BBC Consultation | BBC Ymgynghori

BBC has launched a public consultation on what, if any, TV licence fee concession should be in place for older people from June 2020.
Mae'r BBC wedi lansio ymgynghoriad cyhoeddus ar a dylai consesiwn ffi'r drwydded deledu, os o gwbl, parhau i bobl hyn o Fehefin 2020.

Out & About: 21 - 27 January

Tuesday 22nd January: Suzy is hosting the British Council at the Assembly so that they can update AMs on the work that schools and colleges are doing in preparing students to take advantage of international opportunities

Welsh Government “can’t ignore the reality of fewer applications for teachers’ training” | Ni all Llywodraeth Cymru anwybyddu realiti llai o geisiadani all Llywodraeth Cymru "anwybyddu realiti llai o geisiadau am hyfforddiant athrawon"

Commenting on news that the subject of second-language Welsh is being abolished in schools in Wales, Shadow Education and Welsh Language Minister Suzy Davies said: “Successive Ministers have grappled with how to make the idea of Dr Sioned Davies’ “Welsh language continuum” a reality so I am pleased to see some desire for progress today.
Wrth sôn am newyddion bod pwnc Cymraeg ail iaith yn cael ei ddiddymu mewn ysgolion yng Nghymru, dywedodd Gweinidog Cysgodol yr Iaith Gymraeg, Suzy Davies: "Mae Gweinidogion Olynol wedi llwyddo i wneud y syniad o "continwm Cymraeg" Dr Sioned Davies yn realiti felly rwy'n falch o weld rhywfaint o awydd am gynnydd heddiw.

Out & About: 14 - 20 January

Thursday 17th January: Suzy is meeting with businesses and traders in Gorseinon to find out their views on Swansea Council's proposals to begin charging for parking in the council run car park on the high street