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News: Computing Science gets a boost in Scottish Schools

... Young person working on laptop Magazine / News: Computing Science gets a boost in Scottish Schools Posted 9 February 2022, by Nina Joynson Curriculum for Excellence digital Education funding Scottish...

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News: S.M.I.L.E Counselling named Charity of the Year
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News: Children younger in school year more likely to be treated for ADHD
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Physical appearance, sexual identity and learning disabilities ‘the key factors’ in bullying at school

...‘the key factors’ in bullying at school Children experiencing bullying and harassment in Scottish Schools are targeted on the basis of physical appearance, sexuality and identity, and the presence of an additional support need, a Children...

Children Children's rights Families Scottish Schools Staff Support Wellbeing

Review of Parental Involvement Act published

...National Parent Forum of Scotland has published it's Review of the Impact of the Scottish Schools (Parental Involvement) Act 2006, recognising the benefits that the Act has achieved, but calling for further partnership working...

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...National Parent Forum of Scotland has published it's Review of the Impact of the Scottish Schools (Parental Involvement) Act 2006, recognising the benefits that the Act has achieved, but calling for further partnership working...


News: Pupils offered helpline as results day looms
Education exams schools SQA Support

Exams aren’t everything. Every pupil, and every pupil’s journey, matters

New project to better understand what pupil support in Scotland should look like
additional support for learning ASL ASN Education

News: Pioneering community project takes next step
children and young people community Participation Wellbeing

Member directory: N-S

Why young children need Play Not Tests
Children Education Scottish Schools

CHANGE: Childcare and Nurture, Glasgow East (2016-2020)
Early years Families Parents Scottish Schools Welfare

Education governance proposals risk ‘zero impact’ on attainment gap
Children Children's rights Decision making Education Jackie Brock Scottish Government Scottish Schools Support

News: Young carers running on empty, says leading charity
Education health and wellbeing kinship care Mental Health young carers

Q&A with Jennifer Lewis: Supporting young carers
ASL Children's rights Mental Health

Success Looks Different Award
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News: Readers encouraged to ‘Keep the heid and read’
literacy Mental Health reading Wellbeing

News: Accelerate free school meal provision, says STUC
child poverty Education free school meals Poverty

News: Thousands of books donated to families in Scotland
Early years Education Families reading

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Amy Sinclair

...who travels the country running CPD courses for primary teachers. She taught in a variety of Scottish Schools before working at local authority and national level supporting schools in developing good practice. She was part of the writing...

Sinclair

My Food on the menu for International School Meals Day 2018

...she said. “In Scotland 2018 is The Year of Young People, so it’s very fitting that some of our Scottish Schools have had their recipes selected for the cookbook. The cookbook is not only interesting and practical, but also provides an insight...


News: New project to tackle racism in schools

...schools to become mentally healthy places to be Feb 11, 2022 Computing science gets a boost in Scottish Schools Feb 9, 2022 Anxiety named Children's Word of the Year Jan 18,...

anti-racism Education racism

News: Young people present key issues to Scottish Cabinet
Children's rights climate change Education environment equality Health LGBT Mental Health UNCRC

Comment: We need to embed early interventions and mental health support in all schools across Scotland
Education Mental Health

News: Scottish Government reveals plans to overhaul Scottish Attainment Challenge funding
Attainment Education funding Poverty Scottish Parliament

Diversity in Teaching - Children and Young People's Views on Diversity in Scottish Education (September 2020-May 2022)

...of children and young people meet online to share their opinions on lots of aspects of life in Scottish Schools. From April-June 2021 three schools piloted a resource, developed with input from the national panel, to garner more of an insight...


News: Schools face new disruption as exams approach

...forced councils to consider a return to remote learning as teaching absences continue to affect Scottish Schools. Three councils – City of Edinburgh, Fife, and Dumfries and Galloway – have voiced concerns that changes to teaching might...

Covid-19 Education exams SQA

Press release: New award for schools celebrating pupils with additional needs
Additional support inclusion Inclusion Ambassadors

News: Scottish Government criticised on lack of ventilation strategy for schools
Children's rights Covid-19 Education

From protest to policymaking: join my campaign for reform and ensure Afro-Scottish history is taught in our schools
anti-racism black lives matter diversity Education equality Inequality protest racism

News: Consultation on physical intervention in schools opened
Education human rights rights

News: See Me launches new mental health campaign for schools

...June, 2022 by Nina Joynson Education health and wellbeing Mental Health Scottish Schools A charity has launched new resources for secondary schools to help change perceptions of mental health. The campaign...

Education health and wellbeing Mental Health Scottish Schools

Scottish Government 'worryingly silent' on teacher excellence - but school pupils won't be

Project challenging food poverty expands to 26 schools across Glasgow and West Dunbartonshire
Children Councillors Families Food Health Jackie Brock Scottish Schools

First meeting of new Inclusion Ambassadors group

...shortly. In the mean time, work will continue over the summer to finalise a new ASL resource for Scottish Schools. The co-produced resource will be available for the 2021-22 academic year. Chris Ross, Children in Scotland’s Senior Policy,...


Ensuring no child is too hungry to learn

...by offering free, nutritious breakfasts to thousands of schoolchildren every school day. Of those Scottish Schools we support who responded to our summer survey this year, 84% reported that free healthy breakfast provision is positively impacting...


Inclusion Ambassadors share experiences of school after lockdown

... Reach Designed to help young people understand children's rights in Scottish Schools. Click to visit the website My Rights, My Say Supporting young people aged 12-15 to exercise their...

additional support for learning ASL ASN Education inclusion Participation

Proportion of Children in Scotland staff to be furloughed for three-week period

...and Reach The Enquire helpline is open for enquiries about additional support for learning in Scottish Schools. Enquire has a coronavirus section (click to read) on their website which provides a wide range of information. The Reach website is...

Covid-19 furlough third sector

"We want Scotland to become the world's first child-friendly country"

...this. For Unicef our challenge is to roll out the Rights Respecting Schools Award across 75% of Scottish Schools in every local authority area by 2021, reaching 515,000 children. We’ll also be using our OutRight campaign, which encourages...

Magazine rights UNCRC Unicef

Q&A with James McEnaney: Mind the gap

... Magazine / Q&A with James McEnaney: Scottish Schools and the attainment gap Posted 1 February 2022, by Jennifer Drummond Education Inequality Poverty schools Ahead of his webinar for Children in Scotland,...

Education Inequality Poverty schools

News: SQA comes under fire for new revision materials

...9 March 2022, by Nina Joynson Covid-19 Education education reform exams Scottish Schools SQA There are revived calls for the SQA to be replaced as the authority publishes new exam guidance that many call...

Covid-19 Education education reform exams Scottish Schools SQA

Children’s intimate healthcare needs in schools must be met. So who’s responsible?
Children Consultation response Healthcare News Policy School Scottish Government Staff

News: Report reveals ongoing lack of diversity in teaching profession

...31 May, 2022 by Jennifer Drummond diversity Education Scottish Government Scottish Schools The second annual data report into diversity in the teaching profession has revealed that minority ethnic teachers remain...

diversity Education Scottish Government Scottish Schools

News: Young People's Guarantee receives £4 million in extra funding

...carers running on empty, says leading charity Mar 16, 2022 Computing Science gets a boost in Scottish Schools Feb 9,...

care experience employment funding Scottish Government young people

News: 500 new BSL signs added to make tech sector more inclusive

...the full list of signs on the SSC website Related content Computing science gets a boost in Scottish Schools Feb 9,...

accessibility BSL Education inclusion technology

Children in Scotland endorses second stage of Upstart Scotland's Play Not Tests campaign

...highlighting that standardised tests for primary 1 pupils are not mandatory. This week, as Scottish Schools return for the new term, the campaign published a series of postcards designed for parents of new primary 1 pupils. Approximately...



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Report marks progress in collaboration, skills-building and calls to action

Physical appearance, sexual identity and learning disabilities ‘the key factors’ in bullying at school

...‘the key factors’ in bullying at school Children experiencing bullying and harassment in Scottish Schools are targeted on the basis of physical appearance, sexuality and identity, and the presence of an additional support need, a Children...

Children Children's rights Families Scottish Schools Staff Support Wellbeing

Review of Parental Involvement Act published

...National Parent Forum of Scotland has published it's Review of the Impact of the Scottish Schools (Parental Involvement) Act 2006, recognising the benefits that the Act has achieved, but calling for further partnership working...

Legislation News Parents Scottish Schools

Exams aren’t everything. Every pupil, and every pupil’s journey, matters

New project to better understand what pupil support in Scotland should look like
additional support for learning ASL ASN Education

Why young children need Play Not Tests
Children Education Scottish Schools

Education governance proposals risk ‘zero impact’ on attainment gap
Children Children's rights Decision making Education Jackie Brock Scottish Government Scottish Schools Support

My Food on the menu for International School Meals Day 2018

...she said. “In Scotland 2018 is The Year of Young People, so it’s very fitting that some of our Scottish Schools have had their recipes selected for the cookbook. The cookbook is not only interesting and practical, but also provides an insight...


Press release: New award for schools celebrating pupils with additional needs
Additional support inclusion Inclusion Ambassadors

From protest to policymaking: join my campaign for reform and ensure Afro-Scottish history is taught in our schools
anti-racism black lives matter diversity Education equality Inequality protest racism

Scottish Government 'worryingly silent' on teacher excellence - but school pupils won't be

Project challenging food poverty expands to 26 schools across Glasgow and West Dunbartonshire
Children Councillors Families Food Health Jackie Brock Scottish Schools

First meeting of new Inclusion Ambassadors group

...shortly. In the mean time, work will continue over the summer to finalise a new ASL resource for Scottish Schools. The co-produced resource will be available for the 2021-22 academic year. Chris Ross, Children in Scotland’s Senior Policy,...


Ensuring no child is too hungry to learn

...by offering free, nutritious breakfasts to thousands of schoolchildren every school day. Of those Scottish Schools we support who responded to our summer survey this year, 84% reported that free healthy breakfast provision is positively impacting...


Inclusion Ambassadors share experiences of school after lockdown

... Reach Designed to help young people understand children's rights in Scottish Schools. Click to visit the website My Rights, My Say Supporting young people aged 12-15 to exercise their...

additional support for learning ASL ASN Education inclusion Participation

Proportion of Children in Scotland staff to be furloughed for three-week period

...and Reach The Enquire helpline is open for enquiries about additional support for learning in Scottish Schools. Enquire has a coronavirus section (click to read) on their website which provides a wide range of information. The Reach website is...

Covid-19 furlough third sector

Children’s intimate healthcare needs in schools must be met. So who’s responsible?
Children Consultation response Healthcare News Policy School Scottish Government Staff

Children in Scotland endorses second stage of Upstart Scotland's Play Not Tests campaign

...highlighting that standardised tests for primary 1 pupils are not mandatory. This week, as Scottish Schools return for the new term, the campaign published a series of postcards designed for parents of new primary 1 pupils. Approximately...



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Membership Overview

Our members

eLearning Hub

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...National Parent Forum of Scotland has published it's Review of the Impact of the Scottish Schools (Parental Involvement) Act 2006, recognising the benefits that the Act has achieved, but calling for further partnership working...



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News: Computing Science gets a boost in Scottish Schools
post

... Young person working on laptop Magazine / News: Computing Science gets a boost in Scottish Schools Posted 9 February 2022, by Nina Joynson Curriculum for Excellence digital Education funding Scottish...

Curriculum for Excellence digital Education funding Scottish Government technology

Comment:‘We all have a story worth sharing and celebrating’
postequality human rights refugee

News: S.M.I.L.E Counselling named Charity of the Year
postcharity third sector

News: Children younger in school year more likely to be treated for ADHD
postADHD Education Mental Health research School

News: Pupils offered helpline as results day looms
postEducation exams schools SQA Support

News: Pioneering community project takes next step
postchildren and young people community Participation Wellbeing

Member directory: N-S
post
News: Young carers running on empty, says leading charity
postEducation health and wellbeing kinship care Mental Health young carers

Q&A with Jennifer Lewis: Supporting young carers
postASL Children's rights Mental Health

Success Looks Different Award
postadditional support needs ASL inclusion Inclusion Ambassadors

News: Readers encouraged to ‘Keep the heid and read’
postliteracy Mental Health reading Wellbeing

News: Accelerate free school meal provision, says STUC
postchild poverty Education free school meals Poverty

News: Thousands of books donated to families in Scotland
postEarly years Education Families reading

Member directory: full
post
Amy Sinclair
post

...who travels the country running CPD courses for primary teachers. She taught in a variety of Scottish Schools before working at local authority and national level supporting schools in developing good practice. She was part of the writing...

Sinclair

News: New project to tackle racism in schools
post

...schools to become mentally healthy places to be Feb 11, 2022 Computing science gets a boost in Scottish Schools Feb 9, 2022 Anxiety named Children's Word of the Year Jan 18,...

anti-racism Education racism

News: Young people present key issues to Scottish Cabinet
postChildren's rights climate change Education environment equality Health LGBT Mental Health UNCRC

Comment: We need to embed early interventions and mental health support in all schools across Scotland
postEducation Mental Health

News: Scottish Government reveals plans to overhaul Scottish Attainment Challenge funding
postAttainment Education funding Poverty Scottish Parliament

News: Schools face new disruption as exams approach
post

...forced councils to consider a return to remote learning as teaching absences continue to affect Scottish Schools. Three councils – City of Edinburgh, Fife, and Dumfries and Galloway – have voiced concerns that changes to teaching might...

Covid-19 Education exams SQA

News: Scottish Government criticised on lack of ventilation strategy for schools
postChildren's rights Covid-19 Education

News: Consultation on physical intervention in schools opened
postEducation human rights rights

News: See Me launches new mental health campaign for schools
post

...June, 2022 by Nina Joynson Education health and wellbeing Mental Health Scottish Schools A charity has launched new resources for secondary schools to help change perceptions of mental health. The campaign...

Education health and wellbeing Mental Health Scottish Schools

"We want Scotland to become the world's first child-friendly country"
post

...this. For Unicef our challenge is to roll out the Rights Respecting Schools Award across 75% of Scottish Schools in every local authority area by 2021, reaching 515,000 children. We’ll also be using our OutRight campaign, which encourages...

Magazine rights UNCRC Unicef

Q&A with James McEnaney: Mind the gap
post

... Magazine / Q&A with James McEnaney: Scottish Schools and the attainment gap Posted 1 February 2022, by Jennifer Drummond Education Inequality Poverty schools Ahead of his webinar for Children in Scotland,...

Education Inequality Poverty schools

News: SQA comes under fire for new revision materials
post

...9 March 2022, by Nina Joynson Covid-19 Education education reform exams Scottish Schools SQA There are revived calls for the SQA to be replaced as the authority publishes new exam guidance that many call...

Covid-19 Education education reform exams Scottish Schools SQA

News: Report reveals ongoing lack of diversity in teaching profession
post

...31 May, 2022 by Jennifer Drummond diversity Education Scottish Government Scottish Schools The second annual data report into diversity in the teaching profession has revealed that minority ethnic teachers remain...

diversity Education Scottish Government Scottish Schools

News: Young People's Guarantee receives £4 million in extra funding
post

...carers running on empty, says leading charity Mar 16, 2022 Computing Science gets a boost in Scottish Schools Feb 9,...

care experience employment funding Scottish Government young people

News: 500 new BSL signs added to make tech sector more inclusive
post

...the full list of signs on the SSC website Related content Computing science gets a boost in Scottish Schools Feb 9,...

accessibility BSL Education inclusion technology