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School autonomy guidance
Guidance on Devolved School Management to be revised following an independent review.

Scottish studies in the curriculum
Commitment to Scottish heritage underlined by extension of travel fund.

Education - Spending Review
Protection for higher education spending, teachers, modern apprenticeships and early years.

Government responds to McCormac report
Education Secretary will discuss recommendations with unions and COSLA.

Review of teacher employment
Teachers' Agreement review group publishes recommendations.

Scottish Learning Festival 2011
Education Secretary to open the Scottish Learning Festival 2011.

The Future of Glow
Education Secretary Michael Russell discusses the future of the schools website.

Keep on dancing
Culture Secretary in Fife school flashmob tribute.

First Minister welcomes pupils back to school
Alex Salmond marks new school year and continued Curriculum for Excellence.

Record passes in Scottish exams
Education Secretary praises hard work and ambition of young people.

Latest publications and consultations

Recent speeches from the Cabinet Secretary and Ministers