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NuVu's partnership with Kelvinside Academy: FOI release

Published: 21 Jan 2019

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

Published:
21 Jan 2019
NuVu's partnership with Kelvinside Academy: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/18/03785  
Date received: 21 December 2018  
Date responded: 17 January 2019
 
Information requested
 
“I would be grateful if you could provide the content of all documents including emails and minutes of meetings regarding NuVu's partnership with Kelvinside Academy.”
 
Response
 
I enclose a copy of the information relevant to your request.
 
Extract from Annual Engagement visit to Kelvinside Academy on 4 April 2018:

Curriculum

· Partnership with NuVu, a school based in Boston MA founded by Harvard MIT graduates. NuVu provides a curriculum based on project based learning with a focus on science, engineering. NuVu provided a summer school at KA last summer and will do so again on a larger scale this year. Plans for KA’s ‘Innovation School’ (due to begin building this summer) will be in partnership with NuVu with a teacher from the USA being based in the development. Pupils will have blocks set aside for curriculum in the innovation school in the first instance.

Priorities for improvement

· Partnership with NuVu for Scotland’s first ‘Innovation School’
 
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Contact

Please quote the FOI reference
Central Enquiry Unit 
Email: ceu@gov.scot
Phone: 0300 244 4000 
The Scottish Government 
St Andrew's House 
Regent Road 
Edinburgh 
EH1 3DG