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Monday 05/10/2009

Evaluation of Financial Education Scottish Primary and Secondary Schools [Education and Training]

This study aims to assess the range, effectiveness and quality of financial education currently provided in Scottish primary and secondary schools.

Research Findings 44/2009 - Evaluation of Financial Education in Scottish Primary and Secondary Schools [Education and Training]

Summary of evaluation of financial education in schools

Thursday 26/03/2009

Recent Migration into Scotland: The Evidence Base [Research]

Migration has a key role to play in meeting Scottish Government targets in its Economic Strategy. The review uses evidence from a range of published and unpublished sources, including datasets, surveys and qualitative studies, across the two main areas of economic and employment impacts and social impacts.

Monday 23/03/2009

Coping with grief following murder or culpable homicide [Law, Order and Public Safety]

Accompanying leaflet to Information Pack for Families and Friends following Murder or Culpable Homicide

Information Pack for victims families following murder or culpable homicide [Law, Order and Public Safety]

Information Pack for victims families following murder or culpable homicide

Friday 13/03/2009

Moving Forward in Kinship and Foster Care [Education and Training]

Report from the 'Getting it right for every child in kinship and foster care' reference group.

Scoping Study: Developing a Scottish Government scholarship scheme for sub-Saharan Africa [Research]

The purpose of this scoping study was to assess the feasibility of developing a Scottish Government scholarship scheme for sub-Saharan Africa. Three potential policy options were developed that both looked to understand the educational context and recognise Scotland's potential to offer a distinct mechanism for support.

Scoping Study: Developing a Scottish Government scholarship scheme for sub-Saharan Africa Europe and External Affairs RF No. 15/2009 [Research]

The purpose of this scoping study was to assess the feasibility of developing a Scottish Government scholarship scheme for sub-Saharan Africa. Three potential policy options were developed that both looked to understand the educational context and recognise Scotland's potential to offer a distinct mechanism for support.

Wednesday 11/03/2009

HM Inspectorate of Prisons: Report on Young Offenders in Adult Establishments [Law, Order and Public Safety]

Report on Young Offenders in Adult Establishments

Monday 09/03/2009

The Integrated Administration and Control System: Notes for Guidance IACS (1) 2009 [Agriculture]

Guidance on IACS 2009

Tuesday 03/03/2009

Police Officer Quarterly Strength Statistics Scotland, 31 December 2008 [Law, Order and Public Safety]

This publication presents statistics on Police Officer Quarterly Strength, which give the number of full-time equivalent police officers employed by the eight Scottish police forces.

Research on the Consultation Safeguarding Our Rural Schools and Improving School Consultation Procedures [Education and Training]

This document set out proposals to change legislation to tighten up procedures for consultation surrounding school closures, in particular introducing a legislative presumption against the closure of schools in rural areas.

Wheelchair and seating services modernisation: Action Plan [Health and Community Care]

this document sets out the actions for modernising the wheelchair and seating services over the next 3 years. it promotes patient centred approaches to care in assistive and rehabilitation technology services. Main focus includes user and carer involvement; framework for adult rehabilitation; demand and capacity management;shared learning; referral, assessment and provision;joint working between statutory providers.

Monday 02/03/2009

Analysis of Responses to the Consultation on the Scottish Government's Strategic Approach to Changing Scotland's relationship with Alcohol [Research]

The report contains findings from an analysis of written responses to the Scottish Government consultation: 'Changing Scotland's Relationship with Alcohol: A Discussion Paper on Our Strategic Approach'

Changes to the Regulations covering Fitness Requirements for Providers, Manager and Employees in Regulated Care Services - Consultation Report [Health and Community Care]

Report on the consultation on changes to the Regulations covering fitness requirements for providers, managers and employees in regulated care services

Improved Asset Management and the Location of Public Sector Organisations [Government]

Report setting out the Scottish Government's policy covering better asset management. The policy applies to the core Scottish Government, its Agencies and NDPB's and those parts of the Health Service, with a national remit, that require office-based headquarters accommodation.

Friday 27/02/2009

Biometric Technologies in Schools: Draft Guidance for Education Authorities: Consultation Analysis Report [Education and Training]

Analysis Report of the consultation on the document Biometric technologies in Schools - Draft Guidance for Education Authorities.

Circular JD/1/2009 - Community Service by Offenders - Requirement for Medical Certificate from Offenders who fail to attend because of sickness [Law, Order and Public Safety]

Replacement of previous Circular SEJD/14/2001. This circular concerns the BMA 'Collaborative Atrrangements' for fees in respect of medical certificates required for absences from Community Service placements due to ill health.

Circular JD/3/2009 - Community Service Order: Offenders' Travel Expenses [Law, Order and Public Safety]

Amendment to Circular DSW4/1993. This circular updates previous advice regarding the payment of such travel expenses to offenders subject to various forms of community disposal.

Education and Lifelong Learning: Research Findings No.45/2009: Research on the Consultation on the Next Generation of National Qualifications in Scotland [Research]

This document summarises the outcome of the research on the consultation on the next generation of National Qualifications in Scotland. The consultation is part of the Scottish Government’s drive to improve education for all young people aged 3-18 by implementing a Curriculum for Excellence and creating a qualifications system that reflects the values and principles of that curriculum.

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