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Curriculum and Assessment (Wales) Act 2021

Section 11 – Curriculum adoption

22.This section requires the head teacher and governing body of a maintained school or maintained nursery school to adopt the curriculum designed under section 10 as the curriculum for the school’s pupils. It also requires them to publish a summary of their adopted curriculum.

23.Both the head teacher and governing body will need to agree to adopt the curriculum.

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