Funding problems hit Welsh bac

29th November 2002 at 00:00
SCHOOLS due to pilot the Welsh baccalaureate may not be able to because of uncertainty over funding. Pupils at 19 schools across Wales had been due to sign up to the course, which begins next September. Although the Welsh Assembly has earmarked pound;2.9 million over seven years for the flagship initiative, many heads still do not know how much money they will get for their school. They are reluctant to enter pupils for the qualification until funding is guaranteed.

Friday, 12

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number


The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now