Three key messages for the new school year2017-08-01T00:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Three key messages for the new school yearThree key messages for the new school yearThe Interim Chief Inspector of Education has today encouraged schools to improve approaches to assessment, to help all children to achieve their potential and close the poverty-related attainment gap.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_ContentPage.aspx, CZ Content Page
Could Mary Queen of Bots get girls into computing?2017-09-20T00:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Could Mary Queen of Bots get girls into computing?Could Mary Queen of Bots get girls into computing?New resources to help teachers blend computing science into subjects such as art and languages could hold the key to encouraging more girls to consider careers in digital technology.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_ContentPage.aspx, CZ Content Page
New inspection programme of nine local education authorities 2017-09-15T01:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/New inspection programme of nine local education authoritiesNew inspection programme of nine local education authorities Education Scotland has today announced plans to inspect the attainment-related aspects of the education functions of nine Scottish local authorities.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_ContentPage.aspx, CZ Content Page
Care Inspectorate and Education Scotland Shared Inspection Framework - Collaborative Working Group 2017-09-27T02:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Care Inspectorate and Education Scotland Shared Inspection Framework - Collaborative Working GroupCare Inspectorate and Education Scotland Shared Inspection Framework - Collaborative Working Group This Scottish Government publication outlines a range of reforms designed to help us achieve our shared national vision for children and young people: excellence and equity.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_ContentPage.aspx, CZ Content Page
How good is our school library?2017-09-28T00:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/How good is our school libraryHow good is our school library?A new guidance document, How good is our school library? has been produced by Education Scotland and the Scottish Library and Information Council to support in the evaluation and improvement of school libraries.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_ContentPage.aspx, CZ Content Page
Search is on for Scotland’s next top artist2019-02-01T01:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Search is on for Scotland’s next top artistSearch is on for Scotland’s next top artist​Budding young artists from years P4 to S3 in Scotland's schools have until 1 March to enter the fifth annual John Byrne National Drawing Competition.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Exclusive National Collaborative Story Telling Activity Launched 2018-04-25T00:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Exclusive National Collaborative Story Telling Activity LaunchedExclusive National Collaborative Story Telling Activity Launched We are delighted to announce an exclusive opportunity to take part in a national collaborative story with famous children’s author Lari Don. https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Inspection and evaluations findings now available by sector2017-03-27T00:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Inspection and evaluations findings now available by sectorInspection and evaluations findings now available by sectorChapters from the 'Quality and improvement in Scottish education 2012-2016' (QuISE) reporthttps://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Education Scotland welcomes Budget2018-12-12T12:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/education-scotland-welcomes-budgetEducation Scotland welcomes BudgetEducation Scotland welcomed the news of increased funding announced as part of the Scottish Government Budget.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Strategic Director shares her international perspectives2019-01-25T01:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/strategic-director-shares-her-international-perspectivesStrategic Director shares her international perspectiveshttps://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Education Scotland helps to support young people at risk of going missing2019-01-21T02:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Education Scotland helps to support young people at risk of going missingEducation Scotland helps to support young people at risk of going missingNew materials on the risks of running away and how to find the support available.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Annual STEM professional learning practitioner survey2018-12-06T01:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Annual STEM professional learning practitioner surveyAnnual STEM professional learning practitioner surveyFor early learning and childcare, primary, ASN and secondary practitioners and school/centre leaders.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
From Asterix to archaeology: New resources for BGE2019-01-21T01:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/from-asterix-to-archaeology-new-resources-for-bgeFrom Asterix to archaeology: New resources for BGEEducation Scotland and The University of Glasgow today officially launched 12 online teaching resources for use in Broad General Education which covers nursery to S3.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Aussies take the leap into Scotland2019-01-18T01:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Aussies take the leap into ScotlandAussies take the leap into ScotlandAussie accents infiltrated the corridors of Education Scotland’s Glasgow office this week when a group of Australian head teachers visited to learn about the Scottish education system.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Scottish Education Awards ceremony takes place in Glasgow2017-06-13T14:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Scottish Education Awards ceremony takes place in GlasgowScottish Education Awards ceremony takes place in GlasgowWinners of the Scottish Education Awards were announced at the annual awards ceremony in Glasgow on Tuesday 7 June.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_ContentPage.aspx, CZ Content Page
Keeping the ‘Mither’ tongue alive: Celebrating minority languages in all their diversity and distinctiveness2019-02-21T01:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Keeping the ‘Mither’ tongue alive: Celebrating minority languages in all their diversity and distinctivenessKeeping the ‘Mither’ tongue alive: Celebrating minority languages in all their diversity and distinctiveness​Education Scotland is ensuring the preservation of the Scots language for future generations by keeping the ‘Mither tongue’ alive in Scotland’s classrooms.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Collaboration between schools on agenda for ICEA meeting2019-02-06T00:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/collaboration-between-schools-on-agenda-for-icea-meetingCollaboration between schools on agenda for ICEA meetingProgress on improving collaboration between schools is on the agenda at today's meeting of the International Council of Education Advisers (ICEA).https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Scots education expert scores World Bank role2019-01-23T02:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Scots education expert scores World Bank roleScots education expert scores World Bank roleEducation Scotland’s Anna Boni heading to Washington DC.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Improving Personal and Social Education2019-01-24T02:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Improving Personal and Social EducationImproving Personal and Social EducationNew resources to address sexual harassment and updated consent education guidance are recommended.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
SWGfL and Scottish Government unveil tool to keep schools safe online 2018-02-06T00:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/swgflSWGfL and Scottish Government unveil tool to keep schools safe online 360 degree safe is an online tool intended to help schools review their Online Safety policy and practice.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_ContentPage.aspx, CZ Content Page
Education Scotland supports Scottish Apprenticeship Week2019-03-04T02:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/education-scotland-supports-scottish-apprenticeship-weekEducation Scotland supports Scottish Apprenticeship WeekEducation Scotland is supporting Scottish Apprenticeship Week by raising awareness of the benefits that Foundation Apprenticeships offer pupils.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
HM Chief Inspector highlights emerging strengths and key areas for education providers to improve2017-03-27T01:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/HM Chief Inspector highlights key areas for education providers to improveHM Chief Inspector highlights emerging strengths and key areas for education providers to improveScotland’s Chief Education Inspector has published a review of inspection findings over the last four years, highlighting some areas of growing strength and five key areas for further improvement.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Football Academy scores win at National Youth Work Awards2019-03-14T01:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Football Academy scores win at National Youth Work AwardsFootball Academy scores win at National Youth Work AwardsSpartans Community Football Academy in Edinburgh was the worthy winner of the Raising Attainment category in the National Youth Work Awards, held on 13 March.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Speaking the same language at national meeting2019-02-12T00:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/speaking-the-same-language-at-national-meetingSpeaking the same language at national meeting‘Looking Beyond 1+2’ was the focus of the annual National Modern Languages Network meeting in Stirling this month.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
SCEL Legacy Fund to support teacher professional learning2019-02-27T02:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/SCEL Legacy Fund to support teacher professional learningSCEL Legacy Fund to support teacher professional learningScottish College for Educational Leadership to launch bursary programme for teachers.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Singing to learn, learning to sing2018-03-15T02:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Singing to learn learning to singSinging to learn, learning to singFind out about the launch of a new national singing framework.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Teachers supported in tackling racism2019-02-11T00:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/teachers-supported-in-tackling-racismTeachers supported in tackling racismA new guide to help teachers effectively address racism in schools was launched today.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Supporting new training schools in Scotland2019-03-05T02:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Supporting new training schools in ScotlandSupporting new training schools in ScotlandOpenreach Scotland has unveiled a new training school to educate the country’s next generation of digital engineers.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Career Education Standard now available in Gaelic2017-11-22T00:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Career Education Standard now available in GaelicCareer Education Standard now available in GaelicA Gaelic version of the Career Education Standard (3-18) has been published on the National Improvement Hub.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Impact Report now available 2017-08-09T01:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Impact Report now availableEnglish for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Impact Report now available Education Scotland reviewed ESOL provision during 2015-16 and has published the findings in an Impact Reporthttps://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
New recipe for supporting food education2018-10-31T10:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/new-recipe-for-supporting-food-educationNew recipe for supporting food educationEducation Scotland has developed a new resource to help build practitioners' confidence in delivering practical food education.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Funding gives schools food for thought2018-04-22T23:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Funding gives schools food for thoughtFunding gives schools food for thoughtApply for funding to help improve food and health education at your school or setting.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Upgrades across Education Scotland websites now live2018-01-15T01:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/websiteupgradesUpgrades across Education Scotland websites now liveWe are pleased to announce that from today (15th January 2018) a number of updates have been implemented across our web estate.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Strategic Director receives OBE for services to education2018-12-28T21:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Strategic Director receives OBE for services to educationStrategic Director receives OBE for services to educationEducation Scotland is delighted to announce that Strategic Director Maria Walker has been rewarded with an OBE for her services to education.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Helping develop a new action plan for Gaelic2019-03-01T00:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/helping-develop-a-new-action-plan-for-gaelicHelping develop a new action plan for GaelicEducation Scotland is taking part in a one-day event aimed at developing a new action plan for Gaelic education in Scotland.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Evaluating the outcomes of nurture initiatives2017-06-12T01:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Evaluating the outcomes of nurture initiativesEvaluating the outcomes of nurture initiativesOur new framework ‘Applying Nurture as a Whole School Approach’ has now been published to support practitioners as they self-evaluate their nurturing approaches.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
From Orkney teacher to first National Director of Children’s Neighbourhoods Scotland2019-02-15T01:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/from-orkney-teacher-to-first-national-director-of-childrens-neighbourhoods-scotlandFrom Orkney teacher to first National Director of Children’s Neighbourhoods ScotlandEducation Scotland’s Alison Drever is the first National Director of Children’s Neighbourhoods Scotland (CNS).https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
College evaluation reports now online2019-02-26T02:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/College evaluation reports now onlineCollege evaluation reports now onlineEvaluative Reports and Enhancement Plans for all of Scotland’s 27 colleges are now available.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Schools’ drawing exhibition coming to Paisley2019-03-22T00:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/schools-drawing-exhibition-coming-to-paisleySchools’ drawing exhibition coming to PaisleyThe John Byrne National Drawing Competition exhibition starts on Wednesday 27 March 2019 at the Tannahill Centre, Blackstoun Road, Paisley.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Final Benchmarks for literacy and English, and numeracy and mathematics now available2017-06-09T17:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Final Benchmarks for literacy and English, and numeracy and mathematics now availableFinal Benchmarks for literacy and English, and numeracy and mathematics now availableThe final Benchmarks for literacy and English and numeracy and mathematics have now been published following an extensive consultation with practitioners.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Fife schools empowered to deliver Duke of Edinburgh’s Award2019-03-07T02:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Fife schools empowered to deliver awardFife schools empowered to deliver Duke of Edinburgh’s AwardFife secondary schools congratulated on on becoming the second group of local authority schools in Scotland to be licensed to operate the Duke of Edinburgh Awards programme.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Inclusion and equalities professional learning events2018-10-03T00:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/events/Inclusion-and-equalities-professional-learning-eventsInclusion and equalities professional learning eventsThe Inclusion and Equalities Team are running several professional learning events throughout the rest of this session.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
2019 John Byrne National Drawing Competition Exhibition2019-01-30T01:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/events/national-drawing-competition-john-byrne2019 John Byrne National Drawing Competition ExhibitionThe John Byrne National Drawing Competition Exhibition starts on Wednesday 27 March 2019 at the Tannahill Centre, Blackstoun Road, Paisley.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Data helping make a difference in East Renfrewshire2019-02-28T02:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/Data helping make a difference in East RenfrewshireData helping make a difference in East RenfrewshireSketchnote highlights excellent work to prepare young people for their post-school destinations.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Unique school project shows value of Interdisciplinary Learning (IDL)2019-01-30T01:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/unique-school-project-shows-value-of-idlUnique school project shows value of Interdisciplinary Learning (IDL)Pupils from Aberdeen’s Middleton Park Primary School took centre stage at a Royal Edinburgh Society conference to demonstrate the value of Interdisciplinary Learning (IDL).https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
New report shows positive steps being taken to support an empowered education system2018-12-20T01:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/New report shows positive steps being taken to support an empowered education systemNew report shows positive steps being taken to support an empowered education systemLocal authorities across Scotland are successfully implementing a range of strategies and approaches to deliver a more locally empowered education system for headteachers, teachers and support staff.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
New data released on attainment of school leavers2019-03-19T10:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/new-data-released-on-attainment-of-school-leaversNew data released on attainment of school leaversNew data has been published on the attainment and destinations of school leavers across Scotland.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Responding to needs of primary headteachers2019-01-31T01:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/responding-to-needs-of-primary-headteachersResponding to needs of primary headteachersEducation Scotlandlaunched a new professional learning programme to meet the needs of headteachers of primary schools with Early Learning and Childcare (ELC) facilities.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
Schools to receive awards for cyber safety2019-02-05T00:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/schools-to-receive-awards-for-cyber-safetySchools to receive awards for cyber safetyDigital Schools Awards Scotland ​launched a Special Recognition Badge for Cyber Resilience and Internet Safety in Scottish schools.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page
National Digital Learning Week 2018 - Save the Date2018-02-05T00:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/news/National Digital Learning Week 2018National Digital Learning Week 2018 - Save the DateNational Digital Learning week 2018 will be taking place on14-18 May.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_NewsPage.aspx, CZ News Page

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