Education Scotland

For Scotland's learners, with Scotland's educators

Find inspection reports

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

A strong focus on learning, teaching and leadership

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

23 June 2022

Education Scotland launch new Interactions, Experiences and Spaces project for the Scottish Learning Festival

Education Scotland's new Interactions, Experiences and Spaces project aims to highlight grassroots professional practice and pedagogy by exploring the interactions we have with learners, the learning experiences that take place and the diverse spaces in which these happen.

20 June 2022

Inspiration for 39,000 Scottish pupils transitioning to the “Big School”

Dunfermline based Inspirational training company, Tree of Knowledge, in association with the National e-Learning Offer (NeLO), are hosting a free and totally unique event to support P7s making the leap to the "big school".

31 May 2022

Routine education inspections to resume in new academic year

Scotland's education inspection programme will resume at the beginning of the new academic year.

25 May 2022

National e-Learning Offer to support Tree of Knowledge P7 transition event

We’re Aff Tae the Big School will take place on Wednesday 22 June 2022.

24 May 2022

Education continuing to support recovery and improvement following pandemic

HM Inspectors visited schools and other education settings between November and December 2021 to evaluate the impact of the pandemic on school’s improvement and recovery priorities.