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LAST UPDATED: 27th June 2019 The gender debate - Brian Boyd

Brian Boyd outlines some beliefs about gender differences in learning and also some possible myths. He reviews some of the approaches that schools have taken to address this issue.

LAST UPDATED: 27th June 2019 Empowering independent women - St George's School for Girls

​This is a video with interviews of staff and pupils at St George's School for Girls. It explores how a large independent school for girls promotes the pupil voice. Staff and pupils talk about various initiatives including a student magazine.

LAST UPDATED: 27th June 2019 Embedding equality learning journey: LGBT positive relationships

Practitioners are given the opportunity to explore the use of language and sexual identity with learners at third and fourth level whilst supporting learners to reflect on how we develop positive, inclusive relationships.

LAST UPDATED: 13th January 2020 Scottish Attainment Challenge

The Scottish Attainment Challenge aims to raise the attainment of children and young people living in deprived areas, in order to close the equity gap.

LAST UPDATED: 25th October 2019 Improving gender balance and equalities (3-18) - Video resource

A video resource for practitioners on challenging gender stereotypes and addressing unconscious bias.

LAST UPDATED: 27th June 2019 Childline and pregnancy

​Childline has developed information and advice on its website for young people who think they might be pregnant, are pregnant, or have a girlfriend who may be pregnant.

LAST UPDATED: 27th June 2019 Engaging with LGBT and migrant equalities: A Youth and Community Practitioner Toolkit

This learning resource is designed to facilitate an exploration of LGBT and migrant equalities and aligns with wider work aimed at challenging prejudice through an intersectional approach.

LAST UPDATED: 5th March 2018 Gender Balance in STEM (2015)

This briefing summarises research on the gender differences in participation and attainment in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) subjects.

LAST UPDATED: 19th November 2019 What equality law means for you as an education provider – Further education

​This resource explains the requirements of the Equality Act (2010). It is non-statutory guidance but following it may help you to meet your duties under the act.