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What is Curriculum for Excellence?

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

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Latest News

13 May 2022

Education Scotland announces support for National Numeracy Day 2022

National Numeracy day will be taking place on 18 May 2022 and Education Scotland have been announced as lead delivery partners.

11 May 2022

Education Scotland announce theme for SLF 2022

Education Scotland have announced the theme for this year's Scottish Learning Festival. 'Being Me, Being Us: Placing learners at the heart of Scottish Education'.

30 March 2022

Conference focuses on Scotland-wide support for children and young people most impacted by poverty

The Conference on 30 March set out the new framework for the Challenge for academic year 2022/23 and aimed to support local authorities and schools in planning approaches to using the Strategic Equity Fund (SEF) alongside Pupil Equity Funding (PEF).

25 March 2022

Education provides more support for wellbeing during pandemic

Schools and education settings across Scotland are increasingly focused on health and wellbeing, according to a new report published by Education Scotland.

29 March 2022

Review of Foundation Apprenticeship provision across Scotland

HM Inspectors have published a review of the Foundation Apprenticeship provision across Scotland.