Meetings

P-06-1160 Require local Welsh exam centres to accept home-educated students for public exams

This page gives details of any meetings held which will, or did, discuss the matter, and includes links to the relevant Papers, Agendas and Minutes.

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Meeting: 15/11/2021 - Petitions Committee (Item 4)

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Minutes:

The Committee agreed to write to the Minister once again to seek clarity on whether home-educated students will be assured the same rights and access to qualifications as other children, and be able to take their exams, free of charge, at local exam centres.


Meeting: 20/09/2021 - Petitions Committee (Item 3)

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Minutes:

The Committee agreed to look at the issue raised in the petition again, following the response from the Welsh Government, noting that the issues around this petition are not specific to the Covid-19 pandemic. Members agreed to write back to the Welsh Government, asking for more information on their long-term policy work around home learners which was paused due to the pandemic.


Meeting: 16/07/2021 - Petitions Committee (Item 3)

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Minutes:

The Committee considered the petition for the first time agreed to write to the Minister for Education and the Welsh Language to seek a response to the petition.