Education Secretary John Swinney has set out a vision to give teachers, parents, children and young people, and communities more say in how schools are run. “Decisions should be taken at school level”, he said yesterday (Tuesday).
Yesterday, the National Parent Forum of Scotland (NPFS) launched their call for evidence on the Parental Involvement Act. They are asking all parents of school aged children to take a few minutes to complete a short survey which will inform their response.
Yesterday (Monday 12 Sept) Education Secretary John Swinney confirmed the Scottish Government had accepted all ten recommendations made in the report to transform Scotland into a maths positive nation and work would begin to implement them as soon as possible.
Enquire, the national advice service for additional support for learning, have now launched their new responsive website, meaning parents, carers and practitioners using mobiles or tablets can access the site more easily.