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

  1. Find out the latest dates for the Scottish Attainment Challenge’s series of Glow Meets.

  2. News item detailing how Scottish Ministers are looking to appoint five individuals to the Board of Management which oversees and directs the delivery of the SQA’s functions.

  3. As schools and establishments begin to develop their improvement plans for session 2016/17 it is important they consider the priorities and key drivers within the National Improvement Framework.

  4. A pupil from Edinburgh has won the John Byrne National Drawing Competition.


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

  1. Event start date: 18 May 2016

    The Recognising and Realising Young People’s Rights resource supports the development of rights-based values, attitudes, skills and practices among those adults working with young people in youth work.

  2. Event start date: 20 May 2016

    Social Enterprise Academy and Education Scotland are working in partnership to deliver an Institute of Leadership and Management Award for teachers of Gaelic Education.

  3. Event start date: 02 June 2016

    The purpose of the conference is to give strategic direction to the development of Gaelic Education, with a particular focus on transitions into secondary Gaelic Learner and Medium Education.

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