Education Scotland

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Search reports on schools, other educational establishments, local authorities and related services.

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What is Curriculum for Excellence?

A quick introduction to Scotland’s 3-18 curriculum with links to key documents.

Experiences and outcomes

Use the experiences and outcomes help plan learning and to assess progress across all curriculum areas.

Current vacancies

Find opportunities to make a positive contribution to the future of Scotland’s children and young people.

Latest News

12 October 2021

Education Scotland awards the University of Edinburgh funding for platform Noteable

Education Scotland has awarded the University of Edinburgh £26,400 to help support learning and teaching in data science, computing science and cyber security beyond the classroom.

08 October 2021

First SLF Online a huge success

The recordings from most of the sessions at this year’s event are now available.

04 October 2021

Highest number of aspiring headteachers start Into Headship Programme

The most participants the Education Scotland leadership programme has ever seen.

16 September 2021

HM Inspectors of Education will undertake a phased return to scrutiny activities this academic year

Education Scotland has announced that HM Inspectors of Education will adopt a phased approach to resuming scrutiny activity this academic year.

13 September 2021

Countdown to COP

Find out about the resources and programmes being organised by Education Scotland and partners to support engagement with the United Nations COP26 Climate Summit taking place in Glasgow from 1 to 12 November 2021.