Language Trends Wales 2018
British Council Wales has published its fourth Language Trends Wales report, which finds that Welsh school children continue to turn their backs on international languages.
Headline statistics from the report include:
- 37% of schools say that Brexit is having a negative effect on attitudes towards studying MFL
- Continued falls in the number of entries for A-level German -33%, Spanish -12%, French -6%
- Decline in German GCSE numbers halted, but Spanish entries drop by 23%