The Association for Science Education


What is happening to GCSEs in Wales?

Fri. 05/12/14

The Welsh Government is retaining GCSEs as the main Level 1 and Level 2 general qualifications at 14 to 19, as recommended by the Review of Qualifications.

Wales will continue to use the established grading structure of A* to G grades, with A* to C being National Qualifications Framework Level 2 and D to G being Level 1.

Have your say: science teacher survey

Fri. 04/07/14

Please take part in the science teacher survey and help inform the review of the National Curriculum for Science in Wales.

£2.3 million to support science in schools

Mon. 30/06/14

A package of funding worth £2.3 million to boost science in schools in 2014-15 has been announced by First Minister, Carwyn Jones today.