Education and Training
Best international systems considered for independent Scotland.
Recommendations to enhance the place of instrumental music in schools.
More Scottish leavers going onto positive destinations and earning more money.
Bill to reform colleges and universities passed by Parliament.
89.5 per cent of young people staying in positive destinations.
Work on £36 million Aberdeenshire school underway.
National strategy sets out vision for play for all.
More instruments for pupils across Scotland.
PlayTalkRead buses heading for Hamilton with Dads Rock in tow.
Survey shows sharp rise in new teachers in full-time permanent contracts.
Scottish Government sets out way forward on rural schools.
Scheme to recognise school innovation in sport and physical education.
National pay bargaining to be included in Post 16 Bill.
Curriculum for Excellence must be about pupil benefit.
Floating Laboratory inaugural launch of Glasgow Science Festival.
New scheme announced to identify children at risk.
70 per cent on activity agreements in positive destinations.
Additional £13.8 million for world leading research.
45 organisations awarded share of £10 million.
Science centres and festivals share £3 million.