A multi-million pound national Literacy and Numeracy Framework has been announced to help improve standards in our schools.
The Welsh Government says the investment is needed as results aren't as high as they should be. But as David Wood reports, the scheme has divided teaching unions with one threatening strike action.
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Organisers say there will be increased security at the Urdd National Eisteddfod, which began in Bridgend today.
Any remaining heavy or thundery showers will clear eastwards this evening.
Over 70 firefighters are currently tackling the fire, which is now confirmed to be at a scrap yard.