Leighton Andrews

GCSE Re-Sit Results To Be Released

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 19.12.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Thousands of pupils across the UK will be experiencing a sickening sense of déjà vu as they prepare to receive their GCSE results for a second time ...

Students Have Lost 'All Confidence' In Ofqual Over GCSE Row

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.09.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Students have lost all confidence in Ofqual following the row over GCSE English exam grades, a Labour MP has claimed. Nic Dakin, a former teacher, ...

Pupil Attacks On Teachers 'Rises More Than A Third'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 17.02.2012 | UK Universities & Education

The number of violent attacks on teachers in classrooms in Wales has risen by more than a third over the past three years, according to figures releas...

Claims Of 'Knee-Jerk' Reaction Were 'Complete Tosh', Welsh Education Minister Says

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 02.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Welsh education minister Leighton Andrews hit back at claims his reaction to international criticism over Wales' school standards was knee-jerk, sayin...

University Of Wales Chairman Told To Go After Scam Scandal

BBC | Posted 10.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

The chairman of the University of Wales (UoW) council should stand down, Education Minister Leighton Andrews has said. He called for D Hugh Thomas'...