Dyfodol Addysg Gymraeg

Wythnos diwethaf fe ddaeth neges hynod o bwysig am addysg Gymraeg gan ein Gweinidog newydd, Eluned Morgan, “Y ffaith yw na fyddwn ni’n eu helpu nhw gyda chodi ysgolion newydd os nac ’yn nhw yn ein helpu ni i gyrraedd ein targedi ni [o filiwn o siaradwyr Cymraeg],” meddai Eluned Morgan.” Mae Eluned Morgan yn…

Welsh in Education Plan

The week before Christmas a crucial document was released by the Welsh Government, the Welsh in Education Plan.  It sets out the strategic direction for Welsh as a language and Welsh Medium Education.  My aim in this post isn’t to analyse the content but to draw your attention to a blog post written by Katherine…

Homework…. Yes or No? 

A common debate in education relates to the effectiveness of homework and whether it plays an important role in education. I believe the debate should involve discussions on well-being of a child,  especially as we increasingly accept the importance of a child’s mental health. Research is being developed all the time on the link between…

Gwaith Cartref…..Ie neu na?

Yn Iwerddon yn ddiweddar y maent wedi cynnal Cynhadledd gyda disgyblion ac un o’r prif ofidion a godwyd oedd gwaith cartref. Pwnc llosg  ydyw fodd bynnag pwnc sydd angen trafod mewn cyd-destun lles disgyblion yn enwedig iechyd meddwl. Mae mwy o ymchwil yn cael eu cyhoeddi ar sail iechyd meddwl plant a phwysigrwydd cadw amser…

Teachers…..they make the difference!

#WorldTeachersDay was a very successful event on social media and it was wonderful to read so many tributes to people that have chosen a career that really makes a difference to the life of every child. Teaching isn’t a job. Teaching isn’t ‘9 till 5’. Teaching is a career, a chosen profession that comes with…

It’s raining Sherbert Lemons #TMSouthWales

I had the great pleasure of attending my first Teach Meet on Tuesday. To be inspired is to learn, to remember what makes you a success and to build on that ability. On Tuesday we were graced with two fantastic keynote speakers of the highest quality. @musicmind brought the #fizz back into education.  With all…