Education Scotland

Supporting and developing education in Scotland

 

 

Broad general educationhttps://education.gov.scot/scottish-education-system/Broad general educationBroad general educationThe period of education from age three to the end of S3 (the third year of secondary school) has the particular purpose of providing each young person in Scotland with a broad general education.
Early learning and childcare (ELC)https://education.gov.scot/scottish-education-system/Early learning and childcare (ELC)Early learning and childcare (ELC)An overview of early learning and childcare in Scotland
Quality and improvement in Scottish educationhttps://education.gov.scot/what-we-do/inspection-and-review/about-inspections-and-reviews/principles-and-frameworks/Quality and improvement in Scottish educationQuality and improvement in Scottish educationEducation Scotland has published its latest report on quality and improvement in Scotland education from 2012-2016.
Senior phasehttps://education.gov.scot/scottish-education-system/senior-phase-and-beyond/Senior phaseSenior phaseAll learners are entitled to experience a senior phase where they can continue to develop the four capacities and achieve qualifications.

Education that challenges, celebrates and rewards

 

 

What is Curriculum for Excellence?https://education.gov.scot/scottish-education-system/policy-for-scottish-education/policy-drivers/cfe-(building-from-the-statement-appendix-incl-btc1-5)/What is Curriculum for Excellence?What is Curriculum for Excellence?A quick introduction to Scotland’s 3-18 curriculum with links to key documents.
Embedding inclusion, equity and empowermenthttps://education.gov.scot/what-we-do/Embedding inclusion, equity and empowermentEmbedding inclusion, equity and empowermentThis programme uses community learning approaches to improve outcomes for young people, families and adults.
Delivering Excellence and Equity in Scottish Education - A Delivery Plan for Scotlandhttps://education.gov.scot/scottish-education-system/policy-for-scottish-education/policy-drivers/Delivering Excellence and Equity in Scottish Education - A Delivery Plan for ScotlandDelivering Excellence and Equity in Scottish Education - A Delivery Plan for ScotlandThe Delivery Plan outlines the steps the Scottish Government will take to achieve key improvements in education.

Latest News

 

 

Applications now open for Food for Thought education fundhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Applications now open for Food for Thought education fundApplications now open for Food for Thought education fund2017-05-16T00:00:00ZThe Food for Thought education fund 2017/18 is now open for applications
Inspection and evaluations findings now available by sectorhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Inspection and evaluations findings now available by sectorInspection and evaluations findings now available by sector2017-03-27T00:00:00ZChapters from the 'Quality and improvement in Scottish education 2012-2016' (QuISE) report

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