05 Aug 2019 11:15

    Exam results help is at hand

    Careers advisers standing by to provide dedicated support.

  2. Publication

    04 Jul 2019

    Children and Young People's Mental Health Task Force: recommendations

    Recommendations from Children and Young People’s Mental Health Task Force to Scottish Government and COSLA.

  3. NEWS

    19 Jun 2019 10:00

    Commitment to sustainable learning

    Educating pupils on being responsible citizens of the world.

  4. NEWS

    30 May 2019 09:46

    £50 million to improve attainment

    88% of headteachers see progress in closing the gaps in attainment and wellbeing.

  5. NEWS

    18 Apr 2019 09:30

    Recommendations for Standardised Assessments

    Report by P1 teachers highlights areas for improvement. 

  6. NEWS

    27 Mar 2019 10:00

    New look Baby Box ready for Mother’s Day

    Uptake jumps to 96% as 80,000 deliveries made to parents.

  7. NEWS

    26 Mar 2019 09:30

    Better outcomes for children who need additional support

    New tools for teachers and councils to assist learners.

  8. Consultation paper

    25 Mar 2019

    Children's services planning: provision of statutory guidance - consultation

    We wish to consult whether the content, scope and format of the statutory guidance is still helpful and fit for purpose.

  9. NEWS

    26 Feb 2019 09:30

    Record high for school leavers in positive destinations

    Deprivation gap in positive destinations falls by half.

  10. NEWS

    26 Feb 2019 09:15

    Upgraded PlayTalkRead roadshow fleet

    Roadshow visitors increase 31% in the last year.

  11. Advice and guidance

    11 Feb 2019

    Protecting children and young people: Child Protection Committee and Chief Officer responsibilities

    Guidance outlining Child Protection Committee and Chief Officer responsibilities for protecting children and young people.

  12. Publication

    04 Feb 2019

    Children and young people's voices matter: progress report

    Progress on the actions agreed at the Cabinet meeting with children and young people in March 2018.

  13. NEWS

    25 Jan 2019 12:00

    Primary 1 Assessments

    Independent review team call for views.

  14. Strategy/plan

    23 Jan 2019

    Review of Personal and Social Education: preparing Scotland's children and young people for learning, work and life

    Review of personal and social education (PSE), including the role of guidance in schools and school counselling services and the effectiveness of the provision of the universal support entitlement for children and young people in local authority schools.

  15. NEWS

    18 Dec 2018 11:17

    A meal for every child at funded early learning and childcare sessions

    Major new Scottish Government scheme delivers healthy food, outdoor play & living wage in childcare.

  16. NEWS

    11 Dec 2018 09:31

    Primary teacher numbers highest since 1980

    447 more teachers in 2018.

  17. NEWS

    11 Dec 2018 09:30

    Schools in Scotland and CfE Achievement

    National and Official (Experimental - Data under development) Statistics Publications for Scotland.

  18. NEWS

    08 Nov 2018 15:28

    LGBTI education

    Scotland will lead the way in inclusive education.

  19. NEWS

    31 Oct 2018 12:30

    Fallback removed from National 5 courses

    Candidates will no longer automatically receive National 4 level.

  20. Advice and guidance

    12 Oct 2018

    Getting it right for every child: understanding wellbeing leaflet

    Leaflet explaining wellbeing in context of the GIRFEC approach.

  21. NEWS

    18 Sep 2018 00:01

    Standardised assessments demonstration

    MSPs invited to see assessments first-hand.

  22. Research and analysis

    11 Sep 2018

    Child and adolescent health and wellbeing: evidence review

    Maps available national data on child health and wellbeing against the SHANNARI domains, to produce a full and detailed picture of ‘where we are now’ on child health and wellbeing in Scotland.

  23. NEWS

    28 Aug 2018 10:23

    Improving standardised assessments

    Deputy First Minister announces improvements for pupils and teachers for this school year.

  24. NEWS

    21 Aug 2018 10:35

    More support for parents

    New engagement plan to improve links between home and school.

  25. Factsheet

    31 Jul 2018

    Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)

    Action to prevent adverse childhood experiences where we can, and tackle their impact.

  26. NEWS

    26 Jun 2018 12:30

    Strengthening Scottish education

    First formal report from International Council of Education Advisers.

  27. NEWS

    11 Jun 2018 10:15

    A vision for national wellbeing

    New National Performance Framework launched.

  28. FOI/EIR release

    06 Jun 2018

    Information sharing bill and named person policy: FOI release

    Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

  29. NEWS

    26 May 2018 00:01

    More than £4 million for educational psychologists

    Funding expected to support up to 30 new trainees annually.

  30. NEWS

    25 May 2018 13:41

    New national school clothing grant

    Thousands to benefit from minimum £100 grant.

  31. NEWS

    27 Apr 2018 14:56

    Almost a billion pounds to fully fund childcare

    Funding package agreed in partnership with COSLA.

  32. FOI/EIR release

    15 Mar 2018

    Children and Young People (Information Sharing) (Scotland) Bill: FOI release

    Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

  33. NEWS

    21 Dec 2017 10:15

    Christmas Maths Challenge

    DFM launches festive puzzles.

  34. FOI/EIR release

    18 Dec 2017

    The Children and Young People (Information Sharing) Bill: FOI release

    Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

  35. NEWS

    12 Dec 2017 10:03

    Teacher numbers increase

    DFM: Scottish Government investment improving education.

  36. NEWS

    30 Nov 2017 10:14

    Named person panel

    Independent advice on information sharing.

  37. NEWS

    16 Nov 2017 11:33

    New Chief Inspector of Education

    DFM confirms appointment.

  38. NEWS

    08 Nov 2017 11:13

    Scottish Education Council

    New body to take forward reform.

  39. NEWS

    02 Nov 2017 17:10

    Presumption of mainstreaming

    Consultation on guidance for mainstreaming in education launched.

  40. NEWS

    31 Oct 2017 09:30

    Improving attainment in early years

    High quality childcare improves children’s development.

  41. NEWS

    09 Aug 2017 10:00

    New visitor centre at Glenochil Prison

    Formal opening for visitor centre.

  42. Factsheet

    02 Aug 2017

    Getting it right for every child (GIRFEC): update July 2017

    Update for GIRFEC stakeholders.

  43. NEWS

    20 Jun 2017 09:57

    Supporting children and families

    New legislation to clarify information sharing provisions.

  44. Research and analysis

    26 Mar 2013

    UNCRC: the foundation of Getting it right for every child

    A report showing how Getting it right for every child fully supports the implementation of UNCRC in Scotland.