Tagged: schools


Pupil Equity Funding announced

Scotland’s schools are in line to receive a share of over £120 million next year to help close the poverty-related attainment gap, Deputy First Minister John Swinney has announced. Edinburgh’s share of the pot...

Building up to the Big Bang

The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Fair announces registrations now open for next year’s event Event will include thrilling theatre shows, live science demonstrations, hands on workshops and career advice from across...

Read, Write, Count programme to be expanded

Read, Write, Count programme to be expanded

A campaign encouraging parents and carers to include reading, writing and numeracy in everyday activities has been expanded to children in Primaries 4 to 7. Read, Write, Count kits containing books, writing materials and numeracy...

Warnings from the chalkface

Holyrood’s Education and Skills Committee is making over thirty recommendations to help address Scotland’s teacher shortages. The recommendations come after the Committee heard from over 650 teachers and trainee teachers.