Education Scotland

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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.

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Latest News

01 December 2022

Congratulations to Port Ellen Primary School on winning the Primary School of the Year Gold Award

Port Ellen Primary School has won a coveted Gold Award in the Pearson National Teaching Awards for Primary School of the Year.

18 November 2022

Education Scotland director elected president of international inspection council

Education Scotland’s Strategic Director for Inspection, Janie McManus, has recently been appointed president of the Standing International Conference of Inspectorates (SICI).

15 November 2022

Education Scotland publishes the Scottish Attainment Challenge Recovery and Progress report for 2021-22

Education Scotland has published the Scottish Attainment Challenge (SAC) Recovery and Progress report for 2021-22, which gives an overview of what is happening across Scotland to raise attainment and reduce educational inequity.

11 November 2022

Learner Spotlight sessions now available as part of the National Discussion on Scottish Education

Learner Spotlight sessions focusing on a range of different learner groups, themes and questions are now available as part of ‘Our National Discussion.

11 November 2022

Revamped Glow Connect website

Our Glow Connect website has been redesigned to enhance the overall user experience.