RCT Education, Employment and Training Team Parent/Guardian Info Session (4th March)

RCT Employment, Education and Training team will be hosting a Parent/Guardian Information Session Thursday (04/03/2021) at 5.00pm via Microsoft Teams Live Events. The session is open to parents of pupils of all ages and will focus on pathways and careers but with particular relevance to GCSE Options, The New Curriculum and Labour Market Information. The session will be live to allow for…

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RCT Virtual Careers Fair

On Wednesday the 10th of February between 10am – 5pm, RCTCBC’s Employment, Education and Training Team will be hosting the very first Virtual Careers Fair.   The event coincides with National Apprenticeship Week and will include over 30 organisations with live general, apprenticeship and graduate vacancies on the day.   The Careers Fair is hosted on the…

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Blended Learning: Guides from RCT and collating views

Further to the news item last week, where helpful guidance on Blended Learning from the Local Authority was added to the website here: https://macs.uk.net/2021/01/29/useful-blended-learning-definitions-from-rct/ (and can be downloaded below) a survey has been published for all school settings across Rhondda Cynon Taf. Please see the message from RCT’s Director of Education, Gaynor Davies: Dear parent/carer,…

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Wearing of Face Coverings – Director of Education Statement

Dear Parent/Carer, Wearing of Face Coverings The Welsh Government has updated its guidance on the use of face coverings in schools. The guidance now states that face coverings should be worn:– in all areas outside the classroom by staff and pupils in secondary schools;– on dedicated school transport for learners in year 7 and above;–…

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