Local authority role and duties2017-01-01T00:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/scottish-education-system/policy-for-scottish-education/Local authority role and dutiesLocal authority role and dutiesThe provision of education in Scotland is the responsibility of local authorities who are under a statutory duty to ensure that there is adequate and efficient provision of school education in their area. https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_ContentPage.aspx, CZ Content Page
Legislation2017-01-01T00:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/scottish-education-system/policy-for-scottish-education/LegislationLegislationExplore the most important legislation that underpins Scottish education.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_ContentPage.aspx, CZ Content Page
Other strategic drivers2017-01-01T00:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/scottish-education-system/policy-for-scottish-education/Other strategic driversOther strategic driversDevelopments in Scottish education are also influenced by the Scottish Government’s National Performance Framework, the recent OECD report on Scottish education and the ‘Shifting the Curve’ report.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_ContentPage.aspx, CZ Content Page
Developing the education profession2017-01-01T00:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/scottish-education-system/policy-for-scottish-education/Developing the education professionDeveloping the education professionAn overview of professional learning and the standards, requirements and provision for practitioners working with children, young people, families and adult learners in Scotland.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_CategoryPage.aspx, CZ Category Page GP0|#ba26725e-a815-49f0-995b-2feb8575f4aa;L0|#0ba26725e-a815-49f0-995b-2feb8575f4aa|Developing the education profession;GTSet|#be6d6ed0-609d-4723-b17a-bc81cbe67c93;GPP|#1cd5a8c6-0e20-4629-aef8-953b6fc9c227;GPP|#9fe80a4f-281a-4b59-9cb6-898d17eb9f0f;GPP|#5ea2f055-709a-49aa-816c-bc466c16e12f
Policy drivers2017-01-01T00:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/scottish-education-system/policy-for-scottish-education/Policy driversPolicy drivers​An introduction to the main policies governing Scottish education.https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_CategoryPage.aspx, CZ Category Page GP0|#0ffe499f-d9ab-4cb4-9cab-2521a204e6e3;L0|#00ffe499f-d9ab-4cb4-9cab-2521a204e6e3|Policy drivers;GTSet|#be6d6ed0-609d-4723-b17a-bc81cbe67c93;GPP|#1cd5a8c6-0e20-4629-aef8-953b6fc9c227;GPP|#9fe80a4f-281a-4b59-9cb6-898d17eb9f0f;GPP|#5ea2f055-709a-49aa-816c-bc466c16e12f
Independent provision2017-01-01T00:00:00Zhttps://education.gov.scot/scottish-education-system/policy-for-scottish-education/Independent provisionIndependent provisionIndependent schools offer full-time and part-time education to nursery and school-age pupils. https://auth.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_ContentPage.aspx, CZ Content Page

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