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Education debated at Holyrood Hustings

12 Apr

Education debated at Holyrood Hustings

Voice Scotland’s Professional Officer Dougie Atkinson reports on Holyrood magazine’s Education Hustings on Tuesday 12 April 2016.

Evaluation of the Impact of the Implementation of Teaching Scotland’s Future

15 Mar

Evaluation of the Impact of the Implementation of Teaching Scotland’s Future

Briefing on “Evaluation of the Impact of the Implementation of Teaching Scotland’s Future” report published by the Scottish Government.

Teacher time guarantee

9 Dec

Teacher time guarantee

The Scottish Government has announced its intention to amend the Education Bill to allow Ministers to regulate for every primary school pupil to receive a minimum of 25 hours with teachers per week. Voice Scotland has written to the Education and Culture Committee and the Scottish Government to seek clarification.

Voice Scotland hosts SAGRABIS meeting (relationships and behaviour in schools)

22 Apr

Voice Scotland hosts SAGRABIS meeting (relationships and behaviour in schools)

Voice Scotland hosted the meeting of the Scottish Advisory Group on Relationships and Behaviour in Schools (SAGRABIS) on 22 April 2015.

COSLA v Scottish Government more about politics than teacher numbers

16 Feb

COSLA v Scottish Government more about politics than teacher numbers

COSLA and Scottish Government in teacher funding row