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Poll: Should the arts be used to assist the teaching of other subjects?

The Welsh government is proposing a new curriculum in which schools would be required to provide a "broad and balanced curriculum" in which the arts would become one of six core areas. Photo: Shutterstock
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New proposals from the Welsh Government have outlined plans to embed the arts into its school curriculum, making it one of six core areas of learning using creative approaches to teach other subjects.

This could include teaching scriptwriting to improve literacy and using dance to teach aspects of maths.

This week we’re asking: Should the arts be used to assist the teaching of other subjects?


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