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Date: 10th July 2020

Torfaen MS Lynne Neagle has welcomed the publication of Welsh Government’s new guidance on a whole-school approach to mental health. The MS chairs the Senedd’s Children, Young People and Education Committee which called for a whole-school approach to mental health in its landmark ‘Mind Over Matter’ report. She said: ‘I’ve read lots of Welsh Government […]

**Calling all schools, colleges, community groups in Torfaen** The Coronavirus pandemic in 2020 has been something that we have never experienced before, and hopefully never will again to the extent that we have. In many years to come, students of the future will more than likely be learning all about the Coronavirus pandemic, how if […]

Torfaen MS Lynne Neagle is calling on Welsh Government to fund childcare for key workers over the school holidays. The MS wants Welsh Government to provide urgent clarity and funding to local authorities to enable them to offer appropriate childcare provision for essential key workers. She is particularly keen to see childcare provided for NHS […]

Torfaen MS Lynne Neagle has paid tribute to a Torfaen primary school for being ‘truly outstanding’ at keeping in touch with pupils during the lockdown. The MS highlighted the efforts of Garnteg primary when she shared the words of her eight-year-old constituent with the Education Minister in a bid to demonstrate the importance of personal contact between pupils and […]

More than half of young people who said their wellbeing has been affected by the coronavirus lockdown have experienced loneliness

In April, as part of the Welsh Government continuity of learning plan, Welsh Government wrote out to Directors of Education in Wales to explore the position of digitally excluded learners and identify possible solutions available to support these learners during the response to the covid-19 pandemic. Working alongside the Shared Resource Service (Torfaen’s IT provider), schools […]

The education minister has revealed today that all schools in Wales will reopen on 29 June. Schools will reopen for all year groups for limited periods during the week, and only a third of pupils will be in school at any one time, Kirsty Williams said. Both schools and councils will make their own decisions […]

Torfaen Assembly Member Lynne Neagle is launching an essay challenge under the banner of Tomorrow’s Torfaen for school-aged children in Torfaen.

Updated at 01:20 on Friday 27th March School Radio Torfaen would like to hear from any teachers that would like to create online content. Potentially live videos on our Facebook page with digital lessons, fun quizzes, etc. In the meantime, our partners Vitalize Radio will continue to bring regular updates via the radio and across […]