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News articles selected for their relevance to Scottish education and lifelong learning.

  1. The Scottish Survey of Literacy and Numeracy (SSLN) 2015 was published today by the Scottish Government.

  2. More than 400 Scottish practitioners are to attend a National Learning Event in Glasgow to learn more about how to close the poverty-related attainment gap and to share their learning.

  3. Bill Maxwell, CEO of Education Scotland has issued guidance and a letter to all secondary schools in response to a report published today by the Assessment and National Qualifications Working Group.

  4. Budding young film stars from an Aberdeen school were chosen to help launch National Digital Learning Week yesterday. Middleton Park School’s ‘Live Learning Strategy’ has seen pupils create over 200 films that have been watched over 60,000 times ...

  5. Join us for National Digital Learning Week from 16-20 May. Discover the benefits of digital learning and teaching at every level of the learner journey. Share your stories of how you've been using digital to improve classroom practice and get ...


Details of events run by Education Scotland, including workshops, conferences and online Glow events.

  1. Event start date: 11 August 2016

    This two-day in-service course will provide an introduction to the BMT approach to teaching and learning in physical education.

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