Tag Archives: Scotland

Bursaries not the answer to recruitment and retention crisis in Scotland’s schools

9 Oct

Bursaries not the answer to recruitment and retention crisis in Scotland’s schools

Dougie Atkinson, Senior Professional Officer Scotland, comments on news that bursaries are to be created for those wishing to change career and become a teacher in STEM subjects.

The Scottish Education Governance Review: Update: Next Steps

15 Jun

The Scottish Education Governance Review: Update: Next Steps

Education ‘at the heart’ of First Minister of Scotland‘s priorities. Updates: Education Summit in Edinburgh, 15 June 2016, Voice Scotland’s Letter to John Swinney, and Delivery Plan published by Scottish Government. Education Scotland publishes guidance for teachers on how to reduce workload and bureaucracy. Voice Scotland’s Education Governance Survey (October 2016). Voice Scotland’s response (January 2017). Next Steps: June 2017

Meeting the Cabinet Secretary

27 Apr

Meeting the Cabinet Secretary

Meeting with Cabinet Secretary for Education John Swinney in April 2017

Quality and improvement in Scottish education 2012-2016

28 Mar

Quality and improvement in Scottish education 2012-2016

Education Scotland has published its latest report on quality and improvement in Scotland education from 2012-2016.

The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare in Scotland

5 Jan

The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare in Scotland

Voice Scotland has responded to the Scottish Government’s consultation, .A Blueprint for 2020: The Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare in Scotland’.