This section provides a summary of key information, resources, exemplification and links shared via Education Scotland’s website so far.
The following DYW materials aim to support professional learning and development work.
The content of this section will allow teachers and practitioners to access key information, resources and policies in order to support professional development and the implementation of DYW objectives. It also provides inspiration and connections around interesting practice currently emerging across Scotland in this area.
This section aims to generate discussion around a number of reflective questions including:
Since the implementation of Scotland’s Youth Employment Strategy in response to the recommendations put forward by the Commission for Developing the Young Workforce in September 2014 Education Scotland has publish a number of key documents and related resources to support practitioners in realising the ambitions around DYW. Here is an overview which aims to help navigation and access:
A series of interesting practice examples are being published on the National Improvement Hub. The following ones are currently available:
You also find this information as well as links to additional materials and partner organisations within the
DYW Flyer from December 2016.
Developing employability, creativity and skills
Scotland’s Enterprising Schools
Work Placements Standard – Benchmarking exercise
A Self-Evaluation Guide for School/College Partnerships
Guide to work-based learning in Dumfries and Galloway
Developing the Young Workforce - Skills team event