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Tuesday 05/02/2008

What is an AifL School? Parents as Partners [Education and Training]

The Assessment is for Learning parents' triangle is a practical resource for use with groups of parents. It describes the 10 key features of an AifL School to show how parents can become involved in discussions about children's learning.

Thursday 31/01/2008

Closing the Opportunity Gap (CtOG) Programme: Phase 1 Evaluation [Research]

Statistical report on the progress made by the Scottish Government's Closing the Opportunity Gap programme and recommendations for the future measurement of achievement of the programme's aimes and objectives.

Closing the Opportunity Gap (CTOG) Programme: Phase 1 Evaluation - Annexes [Research]

Statistical report on the progress made by the Scottish Government's Closing the Opportunity Gap programme and recommendations for the future measurement of achievement of the programme's aims and objectives.

Closing the Opportunity Gap Programme: Phase 1 Evaluation - Research Findings [Research]

Statistical report on the progress made by the Scottish Government's Closing the Opportunity Gap programme and recommendations for the future measurement of achievement of the programme's aims and objectives.

Friday 25/01/2008

Millennium Cohort Study: A User Guide Focussing on Families in Scotland [Research]

This report presents some of the main initial findings of a focus on Scotland’s families in the Second Survey of the Millennium Cohort Study (MCS2) . It is intended to provide an introduction to potential users of the survey and to stimulate further in-depth and longitudinal analysis.

Millennium Cohort Study: Exploration of some Distinctive Results for Scotland [Research]

The Millennium Cohort Study offers large-scale information about children born into the New Century and the families who are bringing them up. This Report takes three distinctive differences in the Scotland data (children's cognitive scores, family poverty and incidents of breastfeeding) and provides further multivariate analysis to examine whether the distinctive results are due to differences in the characteristics of MCS families in Scotland and the rest of the UK.

Wednesday 16/01/2008

Respect and Responsibility: Sexual Health Strategy Second Annual Report [Health and Community Care]

Sexual Health Strategy Second Annual Report

Thursday 10/01/2008

Home Education Guidance [Education and Training]

Guidance to parents and local authorities on home education

Wednesday 09/01/2008

Nursing and Midwifery Workload and Workforce Planning Project: A Good Practice Guide in the Use of Supplementary Staffing [Health and Community Care]

The Guide helps nurse bank managers review and improve their role and responsibilities in the management of supplementary staff setting out the qualities substantive staff can expect to see in bank nurses.

Friday 04/01/2008

Licensing (Scotland) Act 2005 – Responses to Consultation on Draft Regulations Setting out Proposed Relevant Offences Under the Act and the Proposed form of Statement of Reasons under the Act [Law, Order and Public Safety]

Licensing (Scotland) Act 2005 – Responses to Consultation on Draft Regulations Setting out Proposed Relevant Offences Under the Act and the Proposed form of Statement of Reasons under the Act

Friday 28/12/2007

CAR Charging Scheme - Final Direction to SEPA [Environment]

CAR charging Scheme

Thursday 27/12/2007

Guide to Transport and Works (Scotland) Act 2007 [Transport]

Guide to Transport and Works (Scotland) Act 2007

Parents' Access to and Demand for Childcare Survey 2006 - Research Findings [Research]

The overarching aim of this research was to provide a detailed assessment of issues relating to parents' perceptions of access to, and demand for, childcare and to compare and contrast these, where possible, with the results of the 2000 and 2004 surveys.

Parents' Access to and Demand for Childcare Survey 2006: Final Report [Research]

Final Report of a detailed assessment of issues relating to parents perceptions of access to and demand for childcare and to compare and contrast these, where possible, with the results of the 2000 and 2004 surveys.

Technical Guide to Transport and Works (Scotland) Act 2007 [Transport]

Technical Guide to Transport and Works (Scotland)

The Animal Health and Welfare (Scotland) Act 2006: Consultation on Proposed Amendments to the Prohibited Procedures (Exemptions) (Scotland) Regulations 2007 [Agriculture]

The Prohibited Procedures on Protected Animals (Exemptions) (Scotland) Regulations 2007 came into force on 21 March 2007. Since the Regulations came into force it has come to our attention that not all commonly used procedures have been listed in the Schedules to the Regulations; in particular, procedures for the control of reproduction and wing-tagging. In addition, the Scottish Government's veterinary advisers have pointed out that the spaying of cattle, sheep, pigs, goats, deer and horses,

Monday 24/12/2007

Living Well with Long-Term Conditions [Health and Community Care]

A report on the work done by the "Long Term Conditions Alliance Scotland", into how to improve life for people with long-term conditions such as cancer, epilepsy and asthma

Town Centre and Retailing Methodologies: Final Report [Planning]

SPP8 Town Centres and Retailing, published in 2006, sets out the Scottish planning policy framework for town centres and retailing. The SPP identifies a range of techniques to support planning for town centres and retailing and indicates that updated guidance for these techniques, will be published in the form of a Planning Advice Note (PAN). This research provides the basis for the preparation of the PAN for these town centre and retailing techniques.

Friday 21/12/2007

National Planning Framework Newsletter: No.4 Winter 2007 [Planning]

Newsletter.

Preparation of the Second National Planning Framework: Participation Statement [Planning]

Participation statement.

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