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  1. Consultation paper

    15 Nov 2021

    Heat networks delivery plan - draft: consultation

    This draft heat network delivery plan sets out how the provisions of the Heat Networks (Scotland) Act 2021, and related policies, will contribute to increased heat networks across Scotland. It also outlines the proposed regulatory regime for the heat networks sector in Scotland.

  2. Strategy/plan

    27 Oct 2021

    Curriculum for Excellence review: implementation framework

    A framework for how we will address the recommendations in the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) report, ‘Scotland’s Curriculum for Excellence: Into the Future’. This will include using the analysis and advice set out in Professor Stobart’s working paper on assessment in secondary education.

  3. Progress report

    28 Jul 2021

    Young Person's Guarantee - implementation: progress report

    Report highlighting the progress made against the initial recommendations contained within the Youth Guarantee - No-one Left Behind: initial report, as well as outlining the next steps against the commitments made in the supporting activity plan.

  4. Advice and guidance

    07 Dec 2020

    Community learning and development plans: guidance - 2021 to 2024

    Guidance document setting out our expectations for education authorities and their partners when meeting duties in community learning and development (CLD) planning for 2021 to 2024 as per The Requirements for Community Learning and Development (Scotland) Regulations 2013.

  5. NEWS

    07 Oct 2020 16:22

    SQA awards 2021

    Plans for Highers to go ahead; National 5 exams replaced.

  6. NEWS

    11 Aug 2020 15:30

    SQA results

    Downgraded results scrapped; qualifications to be based on teacher judgement.

  7. NEWS

    04 Aug 2020 09:30

    Results Day

    138,000 learners receive their results.

  8. Strategy/plan

    28 Feb 2020

    A Culture Strategy for Scotland

    A Culture Strategy for Scotland shows how important culture is to Scotland’s prosperity and sets the future direction for supporting culture in Scotland.

  9. Research and analysis

    27 Aug 2019

    Student funding in further education

    Research into the financial behaviour of further education students in Scotland, exploring demand for and potential impact of student loans amongst this group.

  10. Impact assessment

    21 Sep 2018

    STEM bursary: equality impact assessment 2018

    The EQIA summarises how decision makers balanced the aim of the STEM bursaries against the potential adverse impacts of the policy on groups with protected characteristics.

  11. NEWS

    14 Dec 2017 14:35

    Scotland’s Budget

    Investing in the NHS, protecting low earners, backing Scotland’s economy.