2019 National Improvement Framework and Improvement Plan

The framework sets out activity the Scottish Government and partners will take to drive improvement for children and young people.

Annex C - References and useful links

Assessing Children's Progress – information for parents and carers

Curriculum for Excellence

Curriculum for Excellence: Building the Curriculum 5: A Framework for Assessment, Scottish Government, February 2011, ISBN: 978-0-7559-9941-5 (web only)

Developing the Young Workforce – Scotland's Youth Employment Strategy, Scottish Government, December 2014, ISBN 978-1-7854-4033-5

Education Working for All! : Commission for Developing Scotland's Young Workforce Final Report, Scottish Government, June 2014 ISBN 978-1-7841-2523-3

Empowering teachers, parents and communities to achieve Excellence and Equity – a governance review:


Health and Wellbeing in Curriculum for Excellence

How Good is Our School? 4th edition, Education Scotland, September 2015, ISBN 978-0-7053-1889-1


International Council of Education Advisers

OECD Education Policy Outlook 2015, Making Reforms Happen

OECD Report Improving Schools in Scotland: An OECD perspective

Parental Involvement Act:

Parent Communications Plan


Scottish Attainment Challenge

Synergies for Better Learning: An International Perspective on Evaluation and Assessment, OECD Reviews of Evaluation and assessment in Education, Organisation for Economic Development (OECD), April 2013, OECD Publishing, Paris ISBN: 9789264190641

Teaching Scotland's Future

Education (Scotland) Act 2016

Education Governance: Next Steps – Empowering our teachers, parents and communities to deliver excellence and equity for our children

Empowering Schools: A consultation on the provisions of the Education (Scotland) Bill

Standards in Scotland's Schools etc. Act 2000 statutory guidance :

Growing Up in Scotland: Father-child relationships and child socio-emotional wellbeing

Driving Excellence and Equity: Advice on School Improvement Planning 2017/18

National Improvement Framework: Consultation on measuring the attainment gap and milestones towards closing it

National Parent Forum's review of the 2006 Parental Involvement Act

A Research Strategy for Scottish Education

Child Poverty for Scotland third annual report


Email: Elaine Kelley

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