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January 17, 2017
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ScotGov publishes report on performance and role of key education and skills bodies

The Scottish Government has published its report Performance and Role of Key Education and Skills Bodies. The report follows scrutiny of four key public bodies charged with […]
January 6, 2017

Strengthening school leadership

Views sought on mandatory Standard of Headship. Mandatory qualifications for head teachers have moved a step closer after Deputy First Minister John Swinney published draft regulations requiring new […]
January 6, 2017

Scotland’s place in Europe

Paper published on options to keep Scotland in Single Market Proposals to keep Scotland in the European Single Market, retain freedom of movement, and to equip […]
December 14, 2016
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National Improvement Framework: Assessing Children’s Progress

Information for parents and teachers. More information about how children’s progress will be assessed at school is being made available for teachers and parents. From August […]
December 5, 2016
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Update from the Language Network Group Scotland

Following the recent SIG meeting it was agreed that Scottish Government would provide the following clarification on the funding situation: SG has provided two updates about […]
October 7, 2016
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Expert attacks the ‘lunacy’ of classroom red tape mountain

From The Herald Scotland “MOUNTAINS” of curriculum guidance issued to Scottish teachers over the past 12 years has been described as “self-evident lunacy” by an education expert. […]
June 28, 2016
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Scottish Government Publishes Education Delivery Plan

DFM sets out plan to improve performance and close attainment gap The Scottish Government has published its Education Delivery Plan today, the Deputy First Minister announced. […]
February 8, 2016
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Innovation Fund 2016

Scottish Government Innovation Fund 2016 Applications opened on 4 February 2016 for the £1.5 million Innovation Fund 2016 to help schools close the attainment gap. Schools […]
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