Will schools close?
All secondary schools and further education colleges in Wales transitioned to online classes on Monday December 14.
A number of counties also closed primary schools early, including Cardiff and Swansea.
Mark Drakeford had initially been committed to keeping schools open for as long as possible, urging parents to continue sending their children until the end of term. On Nov 27, Mr Drakeford said, “It is important for our children not to miss out further.”
“Parents will know just how important this period the end of term is, especially in primary schools. Children benefit from being with their