Deputy First Minister sets out agenda for Scottish education | Glow Scotland

In a major speech setting out his agenda for Scottish education, the Deputy First Minister John Swinney highlighted its strengths – including the achievements of young people and teachers – and acknowledged the challenges being faced.

The DFM made clear that further change is needed to strengthen Scotland’s education system, and ensure public services focus on the needs of individual children and young people rather than their own organisational arrangements.

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Inspection Myth Busters – March 2017 | Glow Scotland

Original Event Description Join us to find out more about the recent changes to the inspection process with our Inspection Myth Busters Glow TV event. Over the past months Education Scotland has developed new inspection approaches, to help you understand the changes to inspection we’re holding a Glow TV event with Alastair Delaney, Director of … Continue reading Inspection Myth Busters – March 2017 →

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Inspection Myth Busters – March 2017 | Glow Scotland

Original Event Description Join us to find out more about the recent changes to the inspection process with our Inspection Myth Busters Glow TV event. Over the past months Education Scotland has developed new inspection approaches, to help you understand the changes to inspection we’re holding a Glow TV event with Alastair Delaney, Director of … Continue reading Inspection Myth Busters – March 2017 →

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Fuji Festival – Calligraphy | Glow Scotland

Original Event Description What is Japanese calligraphy, what do you need to do it and how is it done? Discover the fun of writing in Japanese with Japanese teacher, Ms Emiko Abe plus staff from the Japanese Consulate and volunteers from Edinburgh University. Ms Abe shows P3 students at Law Primary School that learners can … Continue reading Fuji Festival – Calligraphy →

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International School Meals Day – Professional Learning Event | Glow Scotland

Original Event Description Join us in Glow TV on International School Meals Day 2017 to investigate the role school food can play in learning. This year the theme for is Food, Culture and Heritage. We are encouraging children and young people (supported by their teachers or other adults) to share ‘stories’ about their culture, heritage … Continue reading International School Meals Day – Professional Learning Event →

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International School Meals Day – Pupil Event | Glow Scotland

Original Event Description Join us on International School Meals Day 2017 to make the connection between people across Scotland and share your food experiences. This year the theme for International School Meals Day is Food, Culture and Heritage. We are encouraging children and young people (supported by their teachers or other adults) to share ‘stories’ … Continue reading International School Meals Day – Pupil Event →

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