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New Papers 2019 with Highlighted Points

Overview of Papers

1. Can the Donaldson Curriculum Deliver its Promises?

2. The Role of the Welsh Language in the Donaldson Curriculum

3. What is the Purpose of the Welsh Medium Education

4. Does the 21st School Curriculum Need to be Radically Different

5. Epilogue - Welsh Language

6. Epilogue - General Education

7. Final Conclusion: Will the Welsh Government Betray Native Speaking Children

Summary of Concerns

25+ Points - Welsh Medium for All

25+ Cognitive Welsh Medium Issues

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After sitting 28 GCSE papers in four weeks, I was left thinking, "What was t

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