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Professional Teaching Awards Cymru 2018

On the afternoon of Friday 22 September the Professional Teaching Awards Cymru will be launched. After a successful inaugural programme in 2016, the Cabinet Secretary for Education, Kirsty Williams AM is launching the Awards again to celebrate the commitment, dedication and hard work of teachers across Wales. To start the Awards programme for 2017, she will be visiting Deighton Primary School to see how last year’s Teacher of the Year, Lynsey Wangiel is getting on and to officially open nominations.

The 2018 awards timeline

  • 22 September 2017 – Award nominations open
  • November 2017 – Award nominations close
  • April 2018 – Shortlisted finalists announced
  • May 2018 – Awards Ceremony

How you can help


NEW Website

To nominate a teaching professional doing great work in your area, a new website goes ‘live’ on Friday 22 September. We would like you to share this within your networks promoting the awards to students, parents, colleagues and employers are being urged to nominate teaching professionals from across Wales that have made a real difference in their school or education setting.

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