Working with young people, children and families

About working with young people

Young people visiting Scottish Parliament

One of the three national priorities for community learning and development is to support achievement through learning for young people.

Family learning

Family learning programmes '...aim to encourage family members to learn together. They are learning as or within a family.'

Youth work

Youth work contributes positively to a wide range of government policies and has a significant impact on improving the life chances of young people.

More Choices, More Chances

There are too many young people not in education, employment or training. Find out about Scottish Government strategies to address this.

Video case studies: young people, children and families

Examples of CLD work with children, young people and families.

Young people and literacies

Literacies work with young people relates to many recent initiatives.

More from Education Scotland

Related information and support materials.

Key advice, guidance and policy.

Learning and teaching resources created and selected by Education Scotland.