Community learning and development

Adult Literacies Curriculum Framework

Initial guidance on planning, delivering, assessing and evaluating adult literacies learning in Scotland.

CLD plans

Each local authority in Scotland must work with partners and communities to publish a CLD plan every three years. View plans published on 1 September 2015.

First Minister recognises the contribution of CLD

In recent speeches and documents, Nicola Sturgeon has recognised the contribution that community learning and development makes to the work of Scottish Government.

CLD practice

Information on the main community learning and development practice areas.

Professional learning

Professional learning is key to effective community learning and development.

Latest CLD news

  1. Briefing event on 27 July 2016, hosted by the Erasmus+ National Agency and the CLD team at Education Scotland, with support from YouthLink Scotland.

  2. The Scottish Prison Service has launched its first Learning and Skills Strategy.

  3. Education Scotland has carried out an evaluation of a pilot programme to develop Adult Achievement Awards.

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